Jon Pike, Emma Hilton, and Leslie A. Howe

Jon Pike, Emma Hilton, and Leslie A. Howe

Jon Pike formerly chaired the British Philosophy of Sport Association. Emma Hilton is a biologist at the University of Manchester. Leslie A. Howe is a University of Saskatchewan philosophy professor.

Male and Female Athletic Performance: Worlds Apart

Male and Female Athletic Performance: Worlds Apart

In line with the biology of sexual reproduction and evolutionary pressure on reproductive fitness, males and females are physically different. Physical divergence begins with primary sex development at around seven weeks in utero when, triggered by genetic information inherited at fertilization, bipotential gonads differentiate as either testes in males or

Jon Pike, Emma Hilton, and Leslie A. Howe
Jon Pike, Emma Hilton, and Leslie A. Howe
8 min read
sports