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Lynsey Sharp says drugs are a 'huge problem' in athletics - BBC News

Lynsey Sharp says drugs are a 'huge problem' in athletics - BBC News | Drugs in Sport | Scoop.it
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Lynsey Sharp says drugs are a 'huge problem' in athletics
BBC News
During 2011, there were 23,799 drugs tests in athletics, 234 of which showed the presence of a prohibited substance, metabolite or marker.
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Unfortunately drug use in sport is on the increase. This leads us to question, how many of our sports stars have gained their success through cheating?

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Drugs in sport: what constitutes 'unfair advantage'?

Drugs in sport: what constitutes 'unfair advantage'? | Drugs in Sport | Scoop.it
At the heart of growing concern about performance enhancing drugs in Australian sport is the very basic matter of sport as an even contest.As Roy and H.G.

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After reading the article answer the following questions:

 

How would you feel if your team was stripped of a title because someone tested positive for taking performace enhancing drugs?

 

How do you feel when you see your favourite sport or sport star being portrayed in a negative way by the media?

 

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