Male Weightlifter to Become First Transgender to Compete at an Olympics in Women’s Super Heavyweight Category

Laurel Hubbard A biological male will be allowed to compete at an Olympics weightlifting competition in the women’s super heavyweight category. Laurel Hubbard, a 43-year-old New Zealander, used to compete in men’s weightlifting but after repeatedly losing he ‘transitioned’ in 2013 and now competes against women. Hubbard is eligible to compete in the Olympics because … Continue reading Male Weightlifter to Become First Transgender to Compete at an Olympics in Women’s Super Heavyweight Category