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Wednesday, April 15, 2009
The Loneliness of the Male Synchro Swimmer
Apparently, German swimming and their gender equity battle is a little more complex than ours. Title IX enthusiasts oughtta get a kick out of this one...
Quote from the article: "FINA rejected the request. I believe that officials just don't want to see any men in this sport," said Niklas, who shaves his legs and wears women's costumes covered in sequins."