Tuesday, Feb 07, 2023



'An Extreme Indignity' - Trans cyclist and two-time world champion Victoria Ivy slams FINA's 'Open' category proposal

June 24, 2022 12:06 pm

FINA have received criticism regarding their decision to create an open category for trans athletes.

Introduction of 'open' category for transgender athletes in swimming is a step forward — and backward

June 21, 2022 9:13 am

A gold is a gold, and though the numbers of trans-women in elite sports are far too low at the moment, it can serve as a platform to fast-track trans visibility.

Female, male and 'Open': FINA bars participation of transgenders in the women's category

June 25, 2022 1:56 pm

FINA voted against allowing transgender athletes to participate in female competitions – the exception being that the transgender athlete must have completed their transition before the age of 12.

Russian swimmer Evgeny Rylov banned for appearing at Vladimir Putin rally

April 22, 2022 1:02 pm

Evgeny Rylov was the star of Russia's swim team at the Olympics in Tokyo last year with two gold medals.

It's official: Srihari Natraj qualifies for Tokyo Olympics after FINA approves QT

June 30, 2021 11:21 am

Nataraj's feat came on Sunday and was also a new national record besides being enough to achieve the 'A' mark for the Tokyo Games set at 53.85 seconds.