“UNAIDS has assisted us in understanding where our gaps are in our organizational policies and helping us to shape the direction in which we should go.”
The IAAF says it will seek a "swift reversal" of the decision that allows Olympic 800m champion Caster Semenya to temporarily compete without taking testosterone-reducing medication.
Swiss court tells IAAF to suspend testosterone regulations. Semenya can compete in 800m without medication to 25 June
Alex Juergen fought for three years to get official documents with a third option beyond male or female
There’s a lot of overlap between surgery on intersex infants and female genital mutilation. So why do we view them so differently?
It can be hoped that the ban on sex change surgery for intersex children will help prevent those medical interventions which are guided by parental anxiety rather than by medical advice.
It is not the “male sex hormone,” nor is it the key to athletic performance. Why do we insist otherwise?
Human rights groups, medical researchers decry decision based on testosterone
Using a testosterone limit to determine who is female will probably fail to settle the matter
The South African’s call for unity stood out amid all the arguments, but it is not only Cas’s verdict that has been criticised
The South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC) wishes to express its downright disappointment at the ruling by Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) on the Caster Semenya and ASA appeal against IAAF testosterone rules in female athletes.
“I am very upset that I have been pushed into the public spotlight again. I don’t like talking about this new rule. I just want to run naturally, the way I was born.”