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Sporting codes unite and commit to Pride in Sport

September 28, 2020

By Cricket Australia

Cricket Australia is proud to be among the leading sporting organisations that are committed to implementing governance that supports a greater level of inclusion for trans and gender diverse people in sport.

Having recently launched cricket’s guidelines for the inclusion of transgender and gender diverse people, CA is now honoured to sit among other national sports who now have similar guidelines which was announced at a multi-sport launch today facilitated by Pride in Sport.

Cricket’s Guidelines for the inclusion of Transgender and Gender Diverse people in community cricket assists clubs, players, administrators, coaches and other volunteers deliver a safe, welcoming and inclusive environment, free of harassment and discrimination for gender diverse players at the game’s grassroots.

On the announcement, Erica James, transgender cricketer, said: “Having spent so many years believing I couldn't be part of a team as my true self, the revelation that I could has changed my life.”

Click here to view cricket’s guidelines.