Caitlyn Jenner remembers her time competing in the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal.
Netflix released its first official trailer for INCALCULABLE on Wednesday, a five-part docuseries event that plans to bring “fresh eyes to epic stories from the wider world of sports.” Each film will delve into what happened beyond the headlines during events like the Olympics and the NBA Playoffs, told by those who lived through it.
Jenner, who came out as transgender in 2015, is one of many former athletes featured in the documentary series. She opens up throughout the film about what it was like to win a gold medal in the men’s decathlon while struggling with her identity.
“I spent my whole life hiding,” Jenner says in the trailer. “I didn’t want people to know me and know who I was.”
“I was an Olympic champion, the best athlete in the world,” she adds. “But I was still the same old person with the same old problems.”
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Each 80 minute episode of INCALCULABLE It will premiere weekly on Tuesdays starting August 10 on Netflix. Other athletes featured in the documentary series include boxer Christy Martin, tennis player Mardy Fish, and basketball star Metta Sandiford-Artest.
In May, shortly after announcing her plans to run for governor of California, Jenner received backlash for her comments about trans athletes. At the time, she expressed her opposition to trans girls competing in sports on teams that match their gender identity.
“[The issue is] a matter of justice, “said Jenner TMZ. “That is why I am opposed to trans biological boys competing in girls ‘sports at school. It’s just not fair. And we have to protect girls’ sports in our schools.”
Hours after Jenner’s initial comments went viral, the reality star took to Twitter to defend her stance. “I did not expect to be asked this on my coffee tour on Saturday morning, but my position is clear to me,” he wrote. “It is a question of justice and we must protect girls’ sports in our schools.”
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