Taylor Liane Chandler is making headlines on the internet following the drama between her and Michael Phelps. But, what’s this drama all about, and who is Taylor Liane Chandler? We have explored everything here. Have a look!
Internet users often come across dramas that surround celebrities. This time, they are curious to know the back-story of the drama between Michael Phelps and Taylor Liane Chandler.
Most users are not aware of who Taylor Liane Chandler is thus they are probing about her on the internet.
Well, Taylor Liane Chandler claims to be the swimmer’s ex-girlfriend. She has come forward to talk about the recent comment made by Michael Phelps regarding a 22-year-old Trans student Lia Thomas. Lia swims for the University of Pennsylvania and is a college student.
Here is more about what Michael Phelps said about the Trans swimmer which triggered Taylor Liane Chandler’s rage.
Who Is Taylor Liane Chandler?
Taylor Liane Chandler, known on social media as Taylor is a transgender woman who claims to be Michael Phelps’ ex-girlfriend. She further claims that they met on Tinder back in 2014.
She is currently 49-year-old and is based in Maine, United States. Taylor first rose to fame in the year 2014.
According to the reports, Taylor was born as David Roy Fitch in the year 1973. She was born with both male and female genitalia thus was ‘intersex’.
Nonetheless, Taylor was aware that she was a woman so, she used the testosterone blockers and estrogen enhancers in her teen years before changing her name to Paige. Later she changed her name to Taylor. And now she is known as Taylor Liane Chandler on the internet.
According to her website, she is a “former sign language interpreter”. The website further says, “she is a crisis management consultant that came into fame after it was revealed that she was involved with Olympic Gold Medal Swimmer, Michael Phelps”.
Currently, Taylor is serving as a Transgender Health Coordinator at an NGO based in Washington DC. She has earned a degree in Social and Behavioural Science and VQAS in American Sign Language. Taylor also is a published author, national speaker, and radio presenter.
You can find her on Twitter, her handle goes as @RealTayChaTLC. As of now, she is married to Matthew Meagher-Walker whom she claims to have met at Capital Pride in Washington DC.
Taylor Liane Chandler And Michael Phelps Drama Explained
While talking to Radar Online, Taylor addressed the recent comments made by Michael Phelps about the Tans swimmer.
As the Trans student has joined the women’s swim team at the University of Pennsylvania, Michael said, “I think this leads back to the organizing committees again because it has to be a level playing field. That’s something that we all need. Because that’s what sports are.”
He further added, “I believe that we all should feel comfortable with who we are in our own skin, but I think sports should all be played on an even playing field.”
Following these comments, Taylor has called the swimmer a hypocrite. She said, “With his 6’7”³ wingspan, double-jointed ankles and huge feet. His chemical composition allows him to breathe in and fill his lungs and hold his breath longer”.
She further added, “I felt like I was good enough to love, lay with and be with, but not be respected or allowed in the women’s sport of swimming — like I was not a woman, but rather an alien or God-knows-what. It can’t be a woman’s sport if it doesn’t include all women, period!”
For now, Michael has not responded to the comments made by Taylor.
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