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Transgender Athlete Laurel Hubbard Joins New Zealand Team to Tokyo Olympics

22 June 2021 01:36

Laurel Hubbard hefted 628 pounds (185 kilograms) in two lifts on the way to qualifying in the women’s super-heavyweight division for the Tokyo Olympics. That’s heavy. But it’s nowhere near the figurative weight Hubbard has carried to become the first transgender athlete to compete at an Olympic Games.

BERITA LAINNYA