Did you know?
- Legislation that seeks to limit transgender youth participation is sports is relatively new, yet transgender people have participated in sports for a long time!
- Numerous athletic organizations, including the NCAA and the International Olympic Committee, have allowed transgender athletes to participate on sports teams consistent with their gender identity since 2004.
- There is no evidence supporting a claim that transgender athletes have any sort of competitive advantage over cisgender athletes. (Jones et al., 2017)
Download the Transgender Athletes: A Research-Informed Fact Sheet to learn more. (PDF)