The IOC releases new guidelines embracing loosened criteria for the participation of transgender athletes at the Olympic Games. It’s a move being celebrated by the transgender community, but questions remain as to how it will work in practice and whether national bodies will follow the new rules. Feng Shuyong from the Chinese Athletics Association and sports broadcaster Simon Pusey help us understand the implications and what we can expect at Rio 2016.
Subscribe to us on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/user/CCTVNEWSbeijing
Download for IOS: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8
Download for Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv
Follow us on: