Biological Male Wins Women’s Cycling World Championship For 2nd Consecutive Year

by Adam Ford · Oct 21st, 2019 8:33 am

Last Updated Nov 15th, 2019 at 12:33 pm

Rachel McKinnon, a biological male athlete who identifies as a transgender woman, won gold in the women’s 35–39 sprint event at the Masters Track Cycling World Championships in Manchester for the second year running.

McKinnon also set a new world record time during a qualifying race for the event.

Amid pushback over a biological male dominating a women’s sports division, McKinnon tweeted that “real champions want stronger competition,” and that if biological males were barred from women’s sports, any ensuing champion would be a “loser”:


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