Out Sports
March 13, 2013
Transgender golfer Bobbi Lancaster is aiming to compete on the LPGA Tour. But in an article this weekend in the Arizona Republic, the 62-year-old former collegiate golfer says she should not be allowed to compete against women her own age. The age issue is an interesting element to the trans-athlete discussion. All of the debate around trans athletes has focused on people from the tween years to mid-40s. But what are the repercussions of someone who transitions in her late 50s or early 60s? Who does not experience menopause? Is the issue different?