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Hey Ali, what did you do during the period where you were 17-18 to optimize your hormone production? I’m seventeen and I feel like a late bloomer. I’m pretty thin, at 138 lbs, I’m a 5’8 African American, and my shoulders are about 41 inches around. I want to optimize my hormones in order to hit the maximum height for my genetic potential, grower bigger everywhere, develop a more masculine face ( chisleled jawline, wide jaw, course features, etc). Do you have your personal journal in the form of an article anywhere on the site (Kind of new to the site)? Also, I start a strength program. I’m lifting with my schools football team for 30 mins before soccer practice, but soon I will have a gym membership and do starting strength or Greyskull LP.
2% to 5%, in my opinion, DOES still meet that criteria, and I believe it to be even larger in virilized women with DSDs. However, I don’t know that it will be enough for CAS, given how often they referred to the 10% to 12% male-female difference in their conclusion previously. So, for the reasons outlined above, I think the IAAF have some evidence of advantage, which confirms physiological theory, but I don’t know that it will be enough to clear the bar that was set by the language and phrasing used by CAS in their conclusion in 2015.