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Performance enhancing drugs in sport

Why not allow drug use in sports?

It isn’t just drugs that are improving athlete’s performances, sports technology, equipment and new training techniques are having an ever greater impact on the performances of athletes. As this happens it is less and less the athletes’ natural ability and motivation which gives them the edge, and more their equipment and training budget. Sports clothing such as body-hugging tops that can help players escape tackles in rugby and technologies such as streamlined, light weight racing bikes can give a team a winning margin. Why then should these athletes be banned from using substances that can help them to get more out of their training and practice?

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NOT RATED chives mcghee 22-06-12 10:59
NOT RATED deagle 20-03-13 11:53
they said boddy hugging but they ment skin tight #awkward
NOT RATED emma 17-05-13 11:36
it actually does NOT help cause there are not real information
NOT RATED McSwag 16-06-13 23:56
The layout of this page sucks.
Time to find a new web designer.
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NOT RATED Stephen 21-05-16 08:08
What else to do drug use in sports has reached an all time high meanwhile many youngsters out of college intend to study pharmacy at uni in order to learn more about new substances that could give them the edge. Not because they want to be a pharmacy. The battle will never be won drugs are an integral part of all sports.