Doping in Sports

Information about athlete , drugs used for enhancing physical performance, and other information about in sports. Includes a definition of , books about in sports, national and international anti- agencies, anti- Web sites, and the official lists of the substances banned in the World Anti-Doping Code between 2004 and 2012.

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What is Doping in Sports?
Doping in sports is the practice of enhancing athletic performance by ingesting a substance on the list of banned substances published by the World Anti-Doping Agency or enhancing performance through other artificial means. Sports can also take other forms, such as extracting blood, infusing it with oxygen, and re-injecting it.

Anti-Doping Organizations World Wide
Where to find the official Web sites of the World Anti-Doping Agency, the International Doping Tests and Management organization, continental, regional and national anti- agencies, and other anti- organizations.

Books About Doping in Sports
A collection of anti- and sports books. Includes Dave Millar’s “Racing Through the Dark”, David Walsh’s “From Lance to Landis” , Chris Cooper’s “Run, Swim, Throw, Cheat” and other books featuring stories, history, and information.

Substances Banned in the Anti-Doping Code
2012 World Anti-Doping Code Prohibited List (PDF)
Past Years: 2008 2009 2010 2011
Past Years: 2004 2005 2006 2007

More Anti-Doping Resources
Wikipedia “Drugs in Sport” Category
Wikipedia “Doping Cases in Sport” List
Wikipedia: Performance Enhancing Drugs at the Olympics
Wikipedia “Drugs Banned From the Olympics” List
Journal of Sports Medicine and Doping Studies


Books About Doping in Sports

Anti-Doping Agencies World Wide

See also
Other Sports Topics
All Sports by Name
Sports by Country

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