Gabby Logan says transgender women competing in sport is ‘not fair’
BBC presenter Gabby Logan has said that transgender women competing in competitive sport is “not fair.”
Logan publicly backed comments made by Sharron Davies and Martina Navratilova, who have recently come under fire for their comments about transgender women in sport.
Another Female Athletic Champion Comes Out Against Male-To-Female Transgender Participation In Women’s Sports
On Friday, retired long-distance runner Paula Radcliffe voiced her concern regarding male-to-female (MTF) transgender athletes in elite sports.
Appearing on BBC Radio 5 Live, Radcliffe stated:
[There] are absolutely probably hundreds of transgenders who want to take part in sport, for all the other benefits that it brings, and all we’re saying is, “That’s fine, but not elite sport,” because elite sport, that female section of elite sport, has to be protected so that females can genuinely reach the top of it.