Mini Pod – Beau Newell, Pride in Sport


In a world first, eight peak sporting bodies have committed to implementing governance that supports a greater level of inclusion for trans and gender diverse people in their sports.

At a launch held on Thursday 1 October 2020 at the Sydney Cricket Ground, leading national sporting organisations (AFL, Rugby Australia, Cricket Australia, Hockey Australia, Tennis Australia, Netball Australia, NRL Touch Football, UniSport, Water Polo) came together to unveil their policies and guidelines relating to the participation of trans and gender diverse people.

The Chicks caught up with Beau Newell from Pride in Sport to discuss this exciting announcement!

Transgender and Gender Diverse Governance in Sport