Aug 8, 2013 ... "The use of drugs to enhance performance in sports has certainly occurred since
the time of the original Olympic Games [from 776 to 393 BC].
Sep 10, 2014 ... Doping is not a new problem. In fact, it has been part of sports for a century.
The use of performance enhancing drugs such as caffeine, cocaine, alcohol, and
even strychnine, have been used by athletes for decades. Here is a brief ...
performance enhancing drugs in sports, doping is arguably the most
controversial and ... overview of the history and effects of performance enhancing
Mar 11, 2008 ... 1960 Sports Illustrated publishes Our Drug-Happy Athletes by George .... to deem
it "the best performance in the modern history of the Tour.".
A history of doping in sport and the anti-doping movement in New Zealand ... the
1990s saw the establishment of the New Zealand Sports Drug Agency, chaired ...
History of Drugs in Sport. The use of drugs in sports with the aim of improving
performance is a major problem for sports governing bodies. This however is not
This review discusses the early history of doping in sport, the use of stimulants ...
Americans like to think the U.S. leads the 'Sports without Drugs Crusade,' but.
Jun 6, 2013 ... Read CNN's Fast Facts on performance-enhancing drugs in sports and learn
more about professional athletes in connection with steroids, ...
These drugs can also increase vigor and attentiveness in athletes, which
contributes to an improvement in their sports performance. But athletes should