New IAAF Rules to Limit Career of South Africa's #CasterSemenya?
The International Association of Athletics Federations has introduced new Eligibility Regulations for Female Classification which may serve as a career-limiting move for South African long distance athlete Caster Semenya as they require "any athlete who has a Difference of Sexual Development" to take daily medication to control hyperandrogenism or switch to the 5,000m and 10,000m races only.
News24Wire, 29 April 2018
The presiding officers of parliament have condemned the "discriminatory regulations" passed by the International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF), which may affect South… Read more »
South Africa: EFF Condemns IAAF Targeting of Caster Semenya
EFF, 26 April 2018
The EFF condemns the actions of the International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF) passing rules which are a clear targeting of Caster Semenya and may lead to her being… Read more »
allAfrica, 25 April 2018
Caster Semenya will be handed what is likely a career-limiting ultimatum by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) tomorrow - take daily medication to… Read more »
International Association of Athletics Federations, 26 April 2018
The IAAF this week issued new Eligibility Regulations for Female Classification (Athlete with Differences of Sexual Development) for events from 400m to the mile, including 400m,… Read more »
South Africa's Caster Semenya (file photo).
You know, sometimes when you are winning all the time you run out of emotions said Caster Semenya. "So this win is actually not about me but it's for all the African girls coming ... Read more »
Olympic gold medalist Caster Semenya smashed a 35-year-old 1,000-metre record set by Ilze Wicksell on February 7, 1983. Although too slow to break the world record, Semenya ran a ... Read more »