supersoccerfan replied to the topic Caster Semenya – what else is a genetic advantage in sport? in the forum General Banter 4 months, 1 week ago
The big problem I have is with the future female athletes – in all sports.
There has always been acknowledgement that Testosterone is a drug that aids performance. Males produce a lot of it naturally, females less. Hence there has always been a limit (set a degree or two above natural production) above which drug taking has been taken as fact.
If we are to allow those taking part in female sport (of any and all types) to be allowed an almost limitless amount of Testosterone in their system, and this for years, how long before unscrupulous coaches, parents, national sports associations and even governments start injecting young girls to produce the gold medal winners of tomorrow.
This is not scaremongering, it has been done before. The entire Soviet Bloc was at it before the…[Read more]