Hol­i­day Gift Guide Trans­gen­der Ath­letes Subaru’s Legacy

Triathlon Magazine Canada - - FEATURES - BY TMC BY KEVIN MACKIN­NON BY KEVIN MACKIN­NON

Help the triath­letes in your life get a head start on their 2016 sea­son with our hol­i­day guide to must-have train­ing and rac­ing gear. Triathlon has been push­ing bound­aries since it was con­ceived in the 1970s. Trans­gen­der ath­letes are break­ing down a new set of bar­ri­ers, both pre­con­ceived and real. Kevin Mackin­non probes the con­tro­ver­sial is­sue of nor­ma­tive gen­der clas­si­fi­ca­tion in sport. Among the ear­li­est sup­port­ers of the sport in Canada, Subaru has helped shaped triathlon in this coun­try. Find out what’s be­hind the Subaru legacy.

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Larry Fea­gan early in his triathlon ca­reer at Iron­man Canada in its Pen­tic­ton era

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