Caitlyn Jenner reveals saying goodbye to ‘Bruce’ was emotionally difficult

It’s been a big year for Caitlyn Jenner.

The former Olympian made headlines around the world when she came out as a transgender woman, saying goodbye to the life she knew as ‘Bruce’.

However, until now, the 65-year-old has never revealed just how hard it was for her to let go of ‘Bruce’.


In an interview with Out Magazine after being named their Newsmaker of the Year, Caitlyn revealed getting her name and gender legally changed was a very emotional day.

“Here we are — honestly never knowing if this day would ever come. In some ways, it’s a little sad,” Jenner says. “Bruce was a good guy, did a lot of good things, raised a tremendous family and wonderful kids. But I just couldn’t play that game any longer.”

She told the mag she became overwhelmed when she heard the news: “I actually cried a little bit about it. I was on the golf course, off playing by myself. It was very exciting, but such a head trip.”