IAAF rules on trans athletes’ testosterone levels

October 16th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

As expected, the IAAF has set the same limit for trans women that it imposes on female athletes with DSD


Seb Coe defends IAAF’s position in Semenya case in CNN interview

September 18th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Coe defended the IAAF testosterone rule as being the best solution to the issue of DSD athletes competing at certain distances, and asserted it was not about Semenya


The Shakeout Podcast: The Rundown ft. The 5th Ave Mile, Great North Run & trail results galore!

September 11th, 2019 by Kate Van Buskirk | Posted in The Shakeout Podcast | No Comments »

The road racing season is officially upon us! This week on The Rundown we talk about falling records at the The Great North Run and the 5th Avenue Mile. We also run through the plethora of […]


Caster Semenya signs with South African soccer team

September 6th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Semenya could be stepping away from the track


Birmingham Diamond League: Canadian results

August 18th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

DeBues-Stafford led a number of strong Canadian performances at Birmingham today


Caster Semenya will not compete at World Championships

July 30th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | 1 Comment »

A Swiss court overturned its own ruling, disqualifying Semenya from the upcoming World Championship 800m


Canadian researcher to study female transgender athletes

July 24th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

A UK-based study to be led by Joanna Harper will study testosterone levels and other metrics in up to 20 transgender athletes


Semenya wins 31st straight 800m at Pre Classic

July 2nd, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

The iconic meet also brought a new Euro record in the 3K for Sifan Hassan and a new PB for Canada’s Mo Ahmed in the 2-mile


IAAF asks Swiss court to overturn temporary Semenya ruling

June 27th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

The IAAF’s continues its efforts to prevent the South African from racing the 800m without lowering her natural testosterone


Full CAS report on Semenya testosterone case made public

June 20th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

The full report of the CAS decision in favour of the IAAF’s testosterone rule details all of the evidence presented by both sides


Semenya to race 800m at Pre Classic on June 30

June 19th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

In the wake of a ruling that allows Semenya temporarily to race without regard for the IAAF’s testosterone rule, she has switched from the 3,000 to the 800m at the Prefontaine Classic


The Shakeout Podcast: Caster Semenya: Testosterone, the IAAF and the fight to run (Part 2)

June 17th, 2019 by Kate Van Buskirk | Posted in The Shakeout Podcast | 6 Comments »

Last month, the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) released a verdict that has become one of the most hotly debated rulings in sport history. At the centre of this decision is one woman: […]