FINA updates transgender girls guidelines

The brand new coverage solely permits swimmers who transitioned earlier than age 12 to compete in girls’s occasions.

BUDAPEST, Hungary — World swimming’s governing physique has successfully banned transgender girls from competing in girls’s occasions, beginning Monday.

FINA members broadly adopted a brand new “gender inclusion coverage” on Sunday that solely permits swimmers who transitioned earlier than age 12 to compete in girls’s occasions. The group additionally proposed an “open competitors class.”

“This isn’t saying that individuals are inspired to transition by the age of 12. It’s what the scientists are saying, that should you transition after the beginning of

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