Trans cyclist champ should “rightfully compete” against females: Torontonians react


“She” used to be “he”. Meet Rachel McKinnon, a man who has transitioned into a woman.

Just one hitch: McKinnon is competing in cycling races for women - and he’s defeating the natural-born females.

Is it any wonder? Men have greater muscle mass, more testosterone and more lung capacity than women.

So it is that many are saying it is unfair that McKinnon competes against real women whereas others say that criticizing McKinnon’s inclusion is nothing more than transphobia.

We recently went to downtown Toronto to see what the people have to say...