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Former WWE wrestler Gabbi Tuft has come out as transgender.

Tuft wrestled within the WWE between 2007 and 2014 below the identify Tyler Reks and mentioned she’d be speaking about her journey in an episode of “Further” subsequent week.

“Gabbi is about to share her thrilling story of gender transitioning from a former WWE celebrity, physique builder, health guru, motivational speaker and motorbike racer to a fun-loving and fabulous feminine,” the discharge reads.

“She has been lastly let loose and is able to rule her world.”

Tuft revealed her transition to followers on Instagram.

“That is me. Unashamed, unabashedly me,” she mentioned.

“That is the facet of me that has hidden within the shadows, afraid and petrified of what the world would assume; afraid of what my household, mates, and followers would say or do.”

Former WWE wrestler Gabbi Tuft has come out as transgender.
Former WWE wrestler Gabbi Tuft has come out as transgender. Credit score: Getty

After ending her wrestling profession, the 42-year-old began a health firm known as Physique Spartan along with her spouse, Priscilla.

The couple have a 9-year-old daughter collectively.

Tuft mentioned the previous eight months have been the hardest of her life.

“Nonetheless, the day I finished caring about what different individuals thought, was the day I really turned limitless and allowed my genuine self to return into the sunshine,” she mentioned.

“My loving spouse, household, and closest mates have accepted me for who I’m. To them, I’m without end grateful. Your assist alongside the way in which means greater than you’ll ever know.”