Q's sports panel has waded into the ongoing story of South African runner Caster Semenya. Following her victory in the 800 m race at the 2009 World Championships, questions were raised about her sex. Unconfirmed reports indicate she may be intersex... having both male and female characteristics. Traditionally, sports competitions have been clearly divided between male and female athletes. So, is there a place in sports for intersex athletes? Is it time we redefined what it means to be a man or woman in sports? What would your solution be?
Is the culture of competitive sport ready for this challenge?