Could Bobbi Lancaster be LPGA’s First Transgender Competitor?

From The Huffington Post:

As Postmedia News’ Randy Boswell reports via the Montreal Gazette, 62-year-old Bobbi Lancaster says her top priority is to qualify for the best professional women’s golf tour in the world. Although she won a senior women’s tournament after her gender reassignment surgery in 2010, Lancaster says she received heavy criticism from her opponents, and is too strong to be competing at that level.


The odds could very well be in Lancaster’s favor. As The Republic points out via AZ Central, LPGA players voted to remove a so-called “female at birth” requirement several years ago.

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