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Posted on 20th February 2022
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In case anyone doesn't know, Michael Phelps should be considered an expert on sports, being the most successful and most decorated Olympian of all time.
Although he points out that the issue is complicated, he is basically against them competing against cisgender athletes, and believes there should be a level playing field in sports, which is not the case when cisgender athletes are required to compete against transgender athletes.
Giving a higher priority to the acceptance of people's gender identity is what is creating this uneven playing field.
Of course, opinion is divided, as you can see from the comments on this Facebook post.