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Doping: It is time now for the IAAF and WADA to act with force

Doping: It is time now for the IAAF and WADA to act with force

Christopher Kelsall December 20, 2013 30

© Copyright – 2013 – Athletics Illustrated It is time now for the World Anti-Doping Agency (Wada) and the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) to work with force on member nations who refuse to

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Hajo Seppelt at the 2013 World Anti-Doping Conference

Hajo Seppelt at the 2013 World Anti-Doping Conference

Christopher Kelsall November 21, 2013 0

© Copyright – 2013 – Athletics Illustrated Hans-Joachim “Hajo” Seppelt was attending the 2013 World Anti-Doping Conference that was taking place in Johannesburg, South Africa from November 12 to the 15th. The primary purpose of

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World Anti-doping conference: Will the four-year, first-time ban be tabled?

World Anti-doping conference: Will the four-year, first-time ban be tabled?

Christopher Kelsall November 9, 2013 0

© Copyright – 2013 – Athletics Illustrated On the eve of The World Anti-Doping Agency’s (WADA) conference that takes place in Johannesburg, South Africa, ‘to help shape the future of one of the most pressing

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Turkey Soup – 31 athletes suspended

Turkey Soup – 31 athletes suspended

Christopher Kelsall August 6, 2013 3

© Copyright – 2013 – Athletics Illustrated Follow the discussion thread on this article. The recent  positive drug tests that implicated 31Turkish athletes – due to the International Association of Athletics Federation’s out-of-competition testing in that

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Turkey tests positive again and poor Ben Johnson

Turkey tests positive again and poor Ben Johnson

Christopher Kelsall July 31, 2013 0

© Copyright – 2013 – Athletics Illustrated Join the discussion thread here. More shame has been thrust upon the nation of Turkey today, as nine more track and field athletes have had their drug tests return

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Time to Ban The Turkish Athletics Federation?

Time to Ban The Turkish Athletics Federation?

Christopher Kelsall July 23, 2013 4

© Copyright – 2013 – Athletics Illustrated Join the discussion thread here. It is now time for the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) to wield its authority and suspend the membership of the Turkish Athletics

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This is Oxilofrine

This is Oxilofrine

Christopher Kelsall July 17, 2013 0

© Copyright – 2013 – Athletics Illustrated Two of the fastest male and female sprinters so far this year, Tyson Gay, Asafa Powell, Veronica Campbell-Brown and Sherone Simpson have tested positive for banned performance enhancing

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Gay, Powell and Simpson: Delusion is a symptom of vanity

Gay, Powell and Simpson: Delusion is a symptom of vanity

Christopher Kelsall July 15, 2013 1

© Copyright – 2013 – Athletics Illustrated A few of the top male and female sprinters from Jamaica and the USA have had recent out-of-competition blood tests return positive, indicating the use of performance enhancing

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Hajo Seppelt interview on apparent Kenyan doping

Hajo Seppelt interview on apparent Kenyan doping

Christopher Kelsall February 27, 2013 1

© Copyright – 2013 – Athletics Illustrated Hans-Joachim “Hajo” Seppelt is a journalist for ARD, a nationwide German TV and radio broadcasting network located in Berlin. He is, as his bio indicates, a film author

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Dick Pound – Interview

Dick Pound – Interview

Christopher Kelsall January 9, 2013 4

© Copyright – 2013 – Athletics Illustrated Richard (Dick) Pound is the former president of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA). It was his brainchild to put the agency together and he was responsible for the

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