Skip to comments.Transgendered Athlete Vies for Spot on Olympic Team
Posted on 06/21/2012 11:20:28 AM PDT by Former Fetus
Keelin Godsey, 28, was born a woman but identifies as a man. The 5'9", 186-pound hammer thrower is competing in the women's Olympic trials today in Eugene, Oregon; if he makes it onto the team, he'll be the first transgendered American athlete to go to the Olympic games. "I take a lot of pride in the fact that I have a good amount of muscle mass, and I've done it naturally," Godsey told Sports Illustrated. "But in some ways, this is the last body I would ever want."
Godsey grew up as "Kelly," in Parker, Colorado, and excelled in basketball, softball, soccer, and track.
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The East Germans got away with bearded women for years.
The Soviets did this already.
If she considered herself retarded, could she compete in the Special Olympics?
Yep, the Press “sisters.”
it’s the hormones that should disqualify her/him. To become a “man” you have to inject huge amounts of male hormones in the person.
The Russians used to place these women full of male hormones into their teams: that’s why they now rely on DNA tests and drug screens.
There are younger women who don’t menstruate either,for whatever reason.
I have a technical mathmatics book that my grandfather used when he worked at G.E.; There was something about ‘mensuration’,whch I believe has to do with measurement. At first I thought it said “menstruation”,LOL.
I was like,”what the hell?”
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