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Drugs in Sport
Language: en
Pages: 430
Authors: David R Mottram, David R. Mottram, Neil Chester
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-02-13 - Publisher: Routledge

Drugs in Sport is the most comprehensive and accurate text on the emotive, complex and critical subject of doping and illegal performance enhancement in sport. Thoroughly updated in light of the latest World Anti-Doping Code and taking into account the latest regulations, methods and landmark cases, this seventh edition explores
An Introduction to Drugs in Sport
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: Ivan Waddington, Andy Smith
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-01-13 - Publisher: Routledge

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? An Introduction to Drugs in Sport provides a detailed and systematic examination of drug use in sport and attempts to explain why athletes have,
Doping and Drugs in Sport
Language: en
Pages: 60
Authors: Justin Healey
Categories: Athletes
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013 - Publisher:

The use of illegal performance enhancing drugs in elite sport, known as 'doping', is hidden in nature and increasingly widespread. Recent local and international doping scandals involving professional cyclists and football players have brought the issue of drugs in sport under greater scrutiny. Catching drug cheats is essential if sports
Managing Drugs in Sport
Language: en
Pages: 238
Authors: Jason Mazanov
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-10-04 - Publisher: Routledge

As ongoing high-profile drug scandals have demonstrated, sports organisations rarely have a coherent strategy to manage the role and relationship their sport has with different types of drugs (from alcohol to supplements to prescription drugs to doping). This important and timely book argues that drug control-led integrity management of sport
Drugs & Doping in Sports
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: John O'Leary
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-03-04 - Publisher: Routledge

Doping is undoubtedly one of the most controversial issues within sport. Doping scandals wreck the careers of sportsmen and women,they can bankrupt governing bodies, infringe personal liberties, threaten livelihoods, tarnish images, galvanise the European Union, undermine the Olympic Movement and invoke invective from politicians. In recent years, sports law has