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Post by Maddog on Sun Feb 25, 2018 11:23 pm

Boy wins Texas girls wrestling title 2nd year in a row.  Transg10

Apparently he has been transitioning for two years now.

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Post by Maddog on Sun Feb 25, 2018 11:25 pm

Mack Beggs won a Texas girls state wrestling championship for the second year in a row with a victory that, once again, brought a mixture of cheers and boos because Beggs is a transgender athlete.

Beggs, an 18-year-old senior at Trinity High in Euless, began the transition from girl to boy a few years ago and has been taking low-level testosterone injections but is competing in the girls competition because of a decision by the University Interscholastic League after an uproar and a lawsuit last winter. Because the testosterone comes from a physician, the UIL does not regard it as a banned substance.

Although Beggs, whose given name is Mackenzie, has stated a preference for competing in the boys’ division, the UIL requires athletes to compete against the gender that is listed on their birth certificate. Beggs has gone 36-0 this year, wrestling in the 110-pound class.

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Post by veya_victaous on Sun Feb 25, 2018 11:42 pm

we have the issue the opposite way round here in AFLW
there is a Former Male Athlete that is now Transwoman that want to play but she is like 6'3 and built like a man still.


I think there needs to be a 3rd Gender completion, or people have to accept you can't have everything and if you undergo transsexual treatments then you can't compete in traditional competitions

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Post by Original Quill on Mon Feb 26, 2018 12:10 am

Wasn't Renee Richards such an athlete? Born a man, she joined the tennis tour and played as a woman. She had to take her case to the New York courts and won.

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Post by Maddog on Mon Feb 26, 2018 12:59 am

Original Quill wrote:Wasn't Renee Richards such an athlete?  Born a man, she joined the tennis tour and played as a woman.  She had to take her case to the New York courts and won.

Yes, but in the Texas case, the wrestler was born a female, but has been taking testosterone for a few years, which is why she is really more of a he, but not a he based on her birth certificate.

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Post by Original Quill on Mon Feb 26, 2018 5:27 am

Maddog wrote:
Original Quill wrote:Wasn't Renee Richards such an athlete?  Born a man, she joined the tennis tour and played as a woman.  She had to take her case to the New York courts and won.

Yes, but in the Texas case, the wrestler was born a female, but has been taking testosterone for a few years, which is why she is really more of a he, but not a he based on her birth certificate.  

I thought so thout...thhos.

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Post by Original Quill on Mon Feb 26, 2018 5:45 am

Gets worse.

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Post by nicko on Mon Feb 26, 2018 8:46 am

Does "she" have meat and two veg ? if so "she's" a man !
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Post by Syl on Mon Feb 26, 2018 1:01 pm

One more complication in believing transgender people are to be treated as the gender they prefer.

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Post by Andy on Mon Feb 26, 2018 1:42 pm

Bkimey. Would she/ he get some torsion in his portion if his/her female opoonent clamoed her legs around his neck?

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Post by Maddog on Mon Feb 26, 2018 2:54 pm

nicko wrote:Does "she"  have meat and two veg ?    if so "she's" a man !

Not yet. He was female organs, but is taking a substance (testosterone) which is illegal for female athletes to take unless they have decided they want to be a man. It's a fucking mess.

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Post by eddie on Mon Feb 26, 2018 3:55 pm

He/she shouldn’t have been allowed to compete until their sex was sorted out. Simple.

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