Jillian Michaels Says Evidence 'Irrefutable' Trans Athletes Should Not Compete

By Bo Beard | May 4, 2024

Men's strength

Renowned fitness trainer Jillian Michaels voiced her support for equity in women's sports following a protest by middle school students in West Virginia against a fellow competitor who is a biological male.

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Michaels emphasized that the evidence backing the superiority of men's strength over women's is "irrefutable" during "Fox & Friends," even after considering the effects of cross-sex hormone therapy.

Two competing goals

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"You've got two competing goals in sports. … One is inclusion, which everybody can understand and get on board with. However, the second goal that's in direct opposition with inclusion in this instance is going to be a fair competition," Michaels made the statement on Tuesday.