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Sports and Competition

Pole Vaulter Retires, Announces Transition

Former European pole-vault medalist Yvonne Buschbaum has announced her retirement from athletics to undergo hormone therapy and has hinted she will have a sex-change operation. read more

Sports and Competition

Gay Games: Talking to Our Athletes

Juan Alejandro Lamas updates us on trans participation in the Gay Games in Sydney, Australia, and interviews some of the trans-identified athletes participating. read more

Sports and Competition

Par Excellence

Mianne Bagger, ranked sixth in Australia by the Women's Golf Association, talks with Justin Cascio about her experiences as a transgendered woman in amateur golf. read more

Sports and Competition

Gay Games Down Under: TG Policy Almost There

It's a good feeling to see a registration form for entry into the 2002 Sydney Gay Games and be met with the following gender choices to tick: Male, Female, Transgender. read more

Sports and Competition

Biking For a Cure

Kevin O'Malley and Dylan Vade, both transguys living in San Francisco, biked the grueling 600 miles from SF to Los Angeles with 670 other cyclists in the AIDS/LifeCycle the week of May 13, 2002. The event was produced by and benefiting the L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center and the San Francisco AIDS Foundation. Justin interviewed the guys by phone after the event. read more

Sports and Competition

Dr. Boxer

Dr. Boxer is just what the doctor ordered! Diana Nardacchione is an Italian medical doctor who also kick-boxes and teaches judo and self-defense to women in her own gym. read more