'Life is too short': Australian rugby player Ellia Green comes out as trans man – video


Australia's Ellia Green has become the first Olympian to come out as a trans man, after making the announcement via video during a summit on 'Transphobia and Homophobia in Sport' in Ottawa. The 29-year-old represented Australia in women's rugby sevens and won Gold at the Rio Olympics in 2016, as well as Silver at the 2018 Commonwealth Games. Green said: "One promise that I made to myself is that when my rugby career ended, I would continue to live the rest of my life in the identity, in the body that I should have."Australian rugby sevens Olympic gold medalist Ellia Green comes out as trans man Continue reading...