Is fair play in running more important than fairness to Caster Semenya as a human? | Gaby Hinsliff

Guardian

-

03.05.2019 17:00

When she was a girl, growing up in rural South Africa, the runner Caster Semenya would sometimes face a humiliating ritual before a race. She grew accustomed, her coaches once said, to having to retreat to the bathroom with a member of a suspicious rival athletics team and physically show them that she was not a boy. From her childhood, people had gossiped about her body; by the time she had begun competing internationally she must have been used to the whispers, the open stares in changing rooms.
ORIGINAL POST

guardian sport added by Cavan Bradford

Comments

There are no comments yet.

You must log in to post a comment.

Similar news

no