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StoryGraph Biggest Story 2022-06-20 -- transgender swimmer lia thomas (4), transgender athletes (3), new gender inclusion policy (3), governing body (3), age 12 (3)

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transgender swimmer lia thomas (4), transgender athletes (3), new gender inclusion policy (3), governing body (3), age 12 (3)

Swimming's World Governing Body Adopts New Transgender Policy For Athletes

Only swimmers who transitioned before the age of 12 will be allowed to compete in women’s events, FINA members voted Sunday.

Lia Thomas Banned from Women's Events After FINA Announces Rule Change for All Transgender Swimmers

On Sunday, FINA voted in favor of a rule that will effectively ban Lia Thomas and many other transgender swimmers from competing with women.

Swimming Organization Bans Males Who Experienced Puberty from Competing as Women

Fina, the world's swimming governing body, has minted new rules that exclude males who have experienced puberty from women's competitions.

World Swimming Bans Most Biological Males From Competing In Women’s Sports

FINA, the governing body for international swimming, banned nearly all biological males from competing in women's sports in a new eligibility policy Sunday.

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