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THE FACTS

WHAT DO SCIENTISTS SAY?

The Science of Transgender Women in Sport - Emile Donovon talks to Ross Tucker - RNZ Podcast - August 4 2020

Podcast available here

The science on transgender women in sport, from the person whose scientific work informed World Rugby's controversial new proposed policy. The man who helped write guidelines on transgender players in women’s rugby says he hates that his work has created a platform for people to attack transgender people as cheats....Read the full article here...

Transgender Women in the Female Category of Sport: Perspectives on Testosterone Suppression and Performance Advantage

Emma N. Hilton  · Tommy R. Lundberg

How does hormone transition in transgender women change body composition, muscle strength and haemoglobin? Systematic review with a focus on the implications for sport participation

Joanna Harper, Emma O’Donnell, Behzad Sorouri Khorashad, Hilary McDermott, Gemma L Witcomb

Dr Emma Hilton - A Women's Place is on the Podium

Professor Alison Heather - Physiology, University of Otago