intersex policy

A collection of 5 posts

New IAAF Testosterone Regulations are Bigoted and Targeted

May 02, 2018

New IAAF Testosterone Regulations are Bigoted and Targeted by Andrew

Last week the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) released new regulations for women's events titled Female Classification (Athletes with Differences of Sex Development). These regulations are currently valid and the new testosterone limits will be enforced beginning on November 1, 2018. The IAAF claims

The Opposite of Fair Play: Part III

January 04, 2018

The Opposite of Fair Play: Part III by Andrew

The vast majority of sports organizations lag behind current scientific and cultural understandings of gender and inclusion in sports -- so what is their path ahead? More importantly, how are their current policies deficient?

The Opposite of Fair Play: Part I

October 18, 2017

The Opposite of Fair Play: Part I by Andrew

This is the first of a three-part series that will explore the history of gender testing in sports and how it affects the modern sporting climate. Part I looks at the early origins of gender testing. Governing bodies in sports, from minor leagues to major