Caster Semenya eyes ‘new journey’ after signing for South African club JVW

  • Double Olympic champion Caster Semenya could trade her running shoes for soccer boots as early as next year after the 28-year-old signed for South African women’s club JVW FC.
  • The South African athlete will not be able to defend her 800 metres title at the world championships later this month after the Swiss Federal Tribunal reversed a ruling that temporarily lifted testosterone regulations imposed on her.
  • Her latest move suggests that Semenya could potentially be preparing for a career outside of athletics.
  • Semenya is appealing the Court of Arbitration for Sport’s ruling that supported regulations introduced by the sport’s governing body, the IAAF.

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