Meike Babel is a member of the United States Tennis Association Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee and is a former world-class tennis player, reaching a career high of No. 27 in singles and No. 45 in doubles in 1995 on the Women’s Tennis Association Tour.
The International Olympic Committee started to allow trans athletes to compete in 2004 – but it wasn’t until last month, at the Tokyo Olympics, that openly trans athletes went for gold. Trans and nonbinary athletes like Chris Mosier, Laurel Hubbard and Alana Smith are role models who broke barriers and were celebrated for advancing inclusion […]