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World Rugby to assess if its policies on transgender players 'are appropriate'

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

Bill Beaumont pledges ‘extensive consultation process' London forum will ‘explore best available evidence' World Rugby plans a comprehensive review of the sport's policies relating to transgender players. Moves will begin at a forum next week which is bringing together independent experts and leaders in the fields of sports science, biology, medicine, ethics and law, as well as rugby administration, medical and playing representatives. The rugby union governing body, whose current policy follows that of the International Olympic Committee, is consulting with expert voices and the global...
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World Rugby planning review of policies relating to transgender rights

1 month ago   |   By The Independent

Governing body says it is important 'to find an appropriate position for player welfare and risk'
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