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Old 11-01-19, 04:30 PM
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Originally Posted by OBoile View Post
<strawmen and moving goalposts deleted>
I'm out. We disagree at such a basic level that it isn't worth continuing. Have a great day.
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Old 11-01-19, 04:49 PM
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When I was in high school, my best 100m dash time as a senior was 1 second slower than the world record at the time. My best time as a senior was 1.7 seconds faster than my best time as a freshman. That last 1 second to get to world record level would have been exponentially harder than the 1.7 seconds I shaved off from freshman to senior years. Similarly comparing the difference between men's and women's world records to the distance between McKinnon and her nearest competitor is not meaningful. Gains diminish at the pointy end.
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Old 11-01-19, 10:54 PM
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Originally Posted by Miele Man View Post
Why not start a new classification and call it "Transgender Class"? Then the transgender people can compete against other transgender people.

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Because it is often hard to fill a podium with gender / age classes.

Same thing I've posted many times - no gender or age classes will work best. Every time I see a big race cater to the money loosing classes the next year, that race takes a break. See ToC this year. I've posted my list before.

Race everyone in grades 1-10 whatever they are. Those that race to get the prize, won't race. I'd rather not have them anyway.
Also repeating - no where near as unfair as junior's having gear limits when racing adults, but we ignore that. Folks tend to care about fairness when it affects them.
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Old 11-01-19, 11:34 PM
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I liked this one https://babylonbee.com/news/motorcyc...jZ1CqdCl19gAbk
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Old 11-08-19, 08:47 PM
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No sport is safe .

https://www.breitbart.com/sports/201...against-women/
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Old 11-08-19, 11:35 PM
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Originally Posted by markwesti View Post
Exactly.

The friggin' world has gone mad. Can't believe the crap that we're "asked" to accept.
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