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Renee Richards has to be not only the scariest story ever and I don't know rather or not to classify he/she under Women's Tennis or Men's Tennis, but it's an absolute travesty that a character like this actually has the right to compete amongst other Women which were born to that gender, Thank God Virgina Wade wiped the floor with this -thing- ... this is a black eye to tennis and I wonder just how many people actually know about this creature & his strange little journey ... you know there was a story similar to this a man wanting to play with the Women only it was Golf ... scary what society has come to and to think it all started decades ago.

http://www.southernvoice.com/2003/12-5/news/national/Richards-Renee.jpg
http://www.glbtq.com/arts/richards_r.html

Transsexual tennis player Renee Richards successfully sued the United States Tennis Association when it barred her from competing in the U.S. Women's Open, establishing an important precedent for the rights of transsexual athletes.

From an early age, Richards experienced what she describes as a strange sort of dual consciousness, "a lifetime of freakish behavior, forever vacillating between masculinity and femininity."
 
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