British Cycling reportedly considering ban on transgender riders in elite female races

The governing body's new guidelines are due to be announced within the next month

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British Cycling is considering preventing transgender riders from competing in elite women’s races, according to a report in The Times

The governing body is set to release new guidelines surrounding the participation of transgender and non-binary athletes in the coming month. According to sources of The Times, one of the options being considered is a ban from elite women’s races. 

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