International Journal of Yogic, Human Movement and Sports Sciences
2017, Vol. 2 Issue 2, Part A
Doping in sports
Doping is the use of any stimulant not normally employed to increase the power of action in athletic competition above the average. Any person knowingly acting or assisting as explained above shall be excluded from any place where these rules are in force or, if he is a competition, be suspected for a time or otherwise from further participation in amateur athletic under the jurisdiction of this federation. Athlete has used drugs both to speed up development during training and to enhance their performance in the competition itself. The reason for the ban is mainly the health risks of performance enhancing drugs. The equality of opportunity for athletes and the exemplary effect of drugs free sports for the public. Anti doping authority’s state that using performance enhancing drugs goes against the spirit of sports.
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Surender. Doping in sports. International Journal of Yogic, Human Movement and Sports Sciences. 2017; 2(2): 03-04.