One of the burbling controversies in the world of mixed martial arts is where transgender athletes should fight. If you’ve transitioned from man to woman, should you fight against men or fight against women?
Sarah’s trained with men, women and post-transitioned men and women. On the mats it doesn’t matter all that much, but don’t tell that to armchair dudebros.
She recently discussed what it’s like being a trans athlete with her friend Alaina for Vice’s Fightland site.
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