Transgender and nonbinary youth are under attack. Why aren’t we standing up for them?
Nikki Hiltz is moving to Flagstaff, Arizona, to train under Mike Smith alongside Rachel Schneider and Elly Henes and plans to continue racing in their custom “Protect Trans Kids” singlet.
They came out on National Transgender Day of Visibility. On the track, Nikki Hiltz feels like a weight has been lifted.
Anti-transgender legislation continues to move through many states barring transgender girls from playing sports.
During LGBTQ+ Pride month, advocates are fighting for transgender athletes to have their opportunity to fairly compete.
She hopes this cover helps continue the conversation about trans people participating in athletics.
One of our cover runner finalist, Amelia Gapin, uses running as her ultimate therapy.