Swedish handball player Louise sand decided to retire at the age of 26 years, as it feels in your body.
The decision to finish career of the athlete said in his Instagram, and their motives explained in comments to Swedish media reports the Apostrophe.
“I was born in the wrong body. I understand that what I say sounds strange. Perhaps it would be easier to lie. But I too long all deceived. Ahead of me waiting for a hard time, but I am 100% sure that you will feel better. I always felt like Louis sand, not Louise sand. I do not intend to go and hate myself because of the discomfort I feel from his body,” said sand.
“I know that might face bullying and hatred. I don’t care whether you like me or not. The most important thing for me is that I can finally be myself,” added sand.
The athlete also stated that it would be to take hormonal drugs, and the decision about the sex change have not yet adopted. Sand also said that doctors diagnosed her with gender dysphoria. Under this condition, the person may not fully accept their gender status.
On a professional level sand made 2011. Her last team was the French “Fleur”. Also on account of its more than one hundred matches for the national team of Sweden.