Over 90 percent of elite women’s cycling peloton opposed to racing transgender athletes

Over 90 percent of elite women cyclists opposed to racing transgender athletes More than 90 percent of the women’s professional cycling peloton are opposed to racing against transgender women, according to a survey by a leading riders’ union. The Cyclistes Professionnels Associes represents men’s and women’s riders and had canvassed the views of its female … Read more

Over 90 percent of elite women’s cycling peloton opposed to racing transgender athletes

Over 90 percent of elite women cyclists opposed to racing transgender athletes More than 90 percent of the women’s professional cycling peloton are opposed to racing against transgender women, according to a survey by a leading riders’ union. The Cyclistes Professionnels Associes represents men’s and women’s riders and had canvassed the views of its female … Read more

Emily Bridges’ mum hits out after British Cycling blocks transgender athletes

British Cycling suspends transgender policy in move that blocks Emily Bridges from racing against women Emily Bridges will “take action” after being “dumped by email” by British Cycling, her mother has warned, following its decision to ban her from racing in women’s events pending a review of its transgender policy. Sandy Sullivan issued the threat … Read more

Emily Bridges ‘dumped by email’ as British Cycling suspends transgender policy

Emily Bridges’ mum says her daughter has been “dumped by email” after British Cycling suspended its transgender participation policy. Bridges, who came out as transgender in 2020, had been allowed to compete in women’s events by the national governing body after demonstrating that her testosterone levels had been reduced to the required limits. She had … Read more

UK Sport to defy Boris Johnson wish and fund transgender athletes cleared to compete

UK Sport to defy Boris Johnson wish and fund transgender athletes cleared to compete UK Sport is ready to fund any eligible transgender woman with Olympic or Paralympic medal potential, despite Boris Johnson’s call for their exclusion from female sport. The Prime Minister launched into the debate on Wednesday by saying that “biological males” should … Read more