"To speak out about this, being a sportsman, it's still news unfortunately," he said in an interview with the BBC.
The torch is expected to go for at least $20,000.
The organization issued a public statement to sound off on the Jenner controversy.
The news is being hailed as a major victory for human rights.
'The job of the I.O.C. in achieving full equality is not done,' says Athlete Ally's Hudson Taylor
The former pro figure skater claims to have worked for the Russian Consulate. Then he says he didn't.
A mentor to a new generation of athletes, the Olympic legend says it's 'time to focus on your diving'
'I still fancy girls, but right now I'm dating a guy and I couldn't be happier.'
Do they live a dream or live a lie?
Okay, so they're just dancing around on the beach in their speedos, but isn't that enough?