Caitlyn Marie Jenner (born William Bruce Jenner; October 28, 1949) is an American television personality and retired Olympic gold medal–winning decathlete.
Jenner played college football for the Graceland Yellowjackets before incurring a knee injury that required surgery. Convinced by Olympic decathlete Jack Parker's coach, L. D. Weldon, to try the decathlon, Jenner won the men's decathlon event at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal, setting a third successive world record and gaining fame as "an all-American hero".
Given the unofficial title of "world's greatest athlete", Jenner established a career in television, film, writing, auto racing, business, and as a Playgirl cover model.
California gubernatorial candidate Caitlyn Jenner reiterated her typical talking points — namely, bashing current Gov. Gavin Newsom — before doubling down on her views supporting the ban of transgender athletes in multiple states and downplaying the issue altogether.During the interview, host Sara Haines pushed Jenner on her support of legislation that bans transgender athletes from competing on teams that don’t match the gender assigned to them at birth.“As an Olympian, and one of the most.Read more on thewrap.com