Swimmer’s Records Spark Debate Over Trans Athletes In Women’s Sports

A swimmer at the University of Pennsylvania is fueling the debate over transgender athletes in women’s sports after she previously spent three years competing on the men’s team before coming out as trans in 2019. NBC News’ Jo Yurcaba breaks down what rules apply to trans athletes and how the world of college sports is… Continue reading Swimmer’s Records Spark Debate Over Trans Athletes In Women’s Sports

Women's Swimming 50m Freestyle – Semi-Finals | London 2012 Olympics

Highlights of the Women’s Swimming 50m Freestyle Semi-Finals from the Aquatics Centre during the London 2012 Olympic Games. Swimming has featured on the programme of all editions of the Games since 1896. The very first Olympic events were freestyle (crawl) or breaststroke. Backstroke was added in 1904. In the 1940s, breaststrokers discovered that they could… Continue reading Women's Swimming 50m Freestyle – Semi-Finals | London 2012 Olympics