Lawyers for Caster Semenya have confirmed that the South African Olympic 800m champion will challenge a female classification rule imposed by the International Association of Athletics Federations, which would require her to take medication to reduce her levels of naturally-produced testosterone.
Olympic Champion Caster Semenya to Fight Testosterone Rule in Court
allAfrica, 19 June 2018
Lawyers for Caster Semenya have confirmed that the Olympic 800m champion will challenge a female classification rule imposed by the International Association of Athletics… Read more »
Caster Semenya (file photo).
Cabinet Concerned About IAAF's New 'Semenya' Rules
News24Wire, 10 May 2018
Cabinet has expressed concerns over the developments regarding the new regulations of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF). Read more »
SASCOC Throws Support Behind Asa and Medical Advisory Committee
Sascoc, 3 May 2018
The South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC) has come out in full support of Athletics SA's decision to challenge the IAAF on its move to introduce… Read more »
Local Olympics Body Supports Athletics Federation's Challenge to IAAF
News24Wire, 4 May 2018
The South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC) supports Athletics South Africa's (ASA) decision to challenge the IAAF on its move to introduce testosterone… Read more »
Athletics - Tuks Academic Cornelius Resigns Over Caster Issue
Sascoc, 1 May 2018
Tuks Law Faculty Professor Steve Cornelius is resigning as a member of the IAAF Disciplinary Tribunal in protest against the controversial new rule believed to target gold… Read more »
Sascoc Disappointed With IAAF Ruling, Back Caster
News24Wire, 26 April 2018
The South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC) has voiced its disappointment with the decision taken by the IAAF on Thursday to amend their classification… Read more »
EFF Asks World to Rally in Support of Semenya After New Rules Passed
passed International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF) rules are a clear attack on South African's star athlete Caster Semenya, the EFF said on Thursday. Read more »
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