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Why I’m Proud to Support Trans Athletes like Lia Thomas | Opinion

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Mar 18, 2022
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Summary

Erica Sullivan is an Olympic silver medalist who competed against Lia Thomas in the 500-yard freestyle championship. She outlines her support for Thomas and transgender athletes more broadly.

Discussion Questions

  1. Should sports associations consider the competitors’ opinions when weighing changes to their transgender athlete policies?