Drug abuse in sport

    Race to Truth

    By Emma O'Reilly

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    When Emma O'Reilly joined the US Postal cycling team in 1996, she could have had no idea how she would become a central figure in the biggest doping scandal in sporting history. This is the definitive inside story of that time, and of the enormous repercussions that resonate to this...

    Drugs in Sport

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    Drug use and abuse is perhaps the biggest challenge facing sport today. However, in the eye of the storm of public and press opinion and with medals and morals at stake, it can be difficult to gain a clear perspective on this complex issue. Now available in a fully updated...

    The Dirtiest Race in History: Ben Johnson, Carl Lewis and the 1988 Olympic 100m Final

    By Richard Moore

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    The men's 100m final at the 1988 Olympics has been described as the dirtiest race ever - but also the greatest. Aside from Johnson's blistering time, the race is infamous for its athletes' positive drug tests. This is the story of that race, the rivalry between Johnson and Lewis, and...

    An Introduction to Drugs in Sport: Addicted to Winning?

    By Andrew Smith

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    Why do many athletes risk their careers by taking performance-enhancing drugs? Do the highly competitive pressures of elite sports teach athletes to win at any cost? This book examines drug use in sport and attempts to explain why athletes have, over the years, used performance-enhancing drugs.

    Breaking The Chain

    By Willy Voet

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    On 8 July 1998 Festina team soigneur Willy Voet was stopped by the police. Details of how these drugs are obtained, mixed together to make cocktails, administered and concealed are all included in this graphic and uninhibited account of how drugs brought cycling to its knees.

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