According to the Daily Mail, the new FINA rules stipulate that a man who identifies as a transgender woman can only compete against biological women if they completed their transition before the age of 12, and then continually and consistently suppressed their testosterone.
World swimming’s governing body has effectively banned transgender women from competing in women’s events.
FINA members voted 71.5% in favor of a policy that only permits swimmers who transitioned before age 12 to compete in women’s events. https://t.co/2fZ93vZb08
— The Associated Press (@AP) June 19, 2022
Transgender swimmer Lia Thomas barred from competing against women after FINA vote https://t.co/9Y6XfExDs2
— Toronto Sun (@TheTorontoSun) June 19, 2022