Invoking social justice in inverted commas was a giveaway there, luv. Let’s leave the political biases at the door.

Unless your above average feminine height is greater than any given cis woman its no basis for your disqualification from competing. To suggest so is to endorse discrimination against any cis woman who deviates from a hatefully narrow view of what a woman should be. That harms our cis sisters disproportionate harm and must be resisted.

Further the science simply isn’t there to prove your view. There are scant studies and they lean heavily into there being no competitive advantage to having been born male. Studies that suggest otherwise only ever show inconclusive results and then rely on the nascent bias that surely a male body is an advantage right? And so the burden of proof is back on women. Again. Trans women this time.

Personally, partway through my own medical transition I struggle to imagine how I’d ever adapt to my changed body sufficiently to compete at the level of professional sports. Elite athletes have a lifetime of training with and adapted to the body they bring to the field but you suggest we can make the flip, train up and excel. I think that laughable tbh.

And I honestly don’t want to sound dismissive but I do think you’re incredibly wrong.

Much love, many hugs.

A

Capricious by name, steadfast by nature. Trans femme dyke. Smutsmith. Provocateur. Witch. Poet. Slut. Idiot. Kicking names and taking ass.

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