• 12.11.2002 /
    Knowledge bank: Doctor and senior consultant Michael Friedberg explains the origins, properties and medical uses of EPO in the treatment of kidney patients.
  • 12.11.2002 /
    Knowledge bank: The decisions in "Hamburger" and "Bray" of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) bring to the fore the question with whose laws do the athlete comply?
  • 11.11.2002 /
    The Italian doping expert Sandro Donati reveals the growing consumption of sports drugs and the related illegal sector, using one Italian court case as an example of how internationalized the drug trade is
  • 28.10.2002 /
    The IOC wants to use the Olympic games in Sydney to rehabilitate Olympic doping control. A timely decision and professor John Hoberman argues that the Sydney Games are one of our last opportunities to prevent the further transformation of sport into a high-performance freak show.
  • 31.08.2001 /
    It has been nearly 30 years since a previously unheralded Finnish policeman named Lasse Viren burst onto the scene in Munich at the 1972 Olympics, winning two gold medals and setting a new world record for 10,000 meters.
  • 06.06.2001 /
    According to some of the world's leading sports researchers, the war against sports drugs cannot be won.
  • 15.11.2000 /
    The head of research at the Italian Olympic Committee (CONI), Sandro Donati (photo), recounts his personal story about twenty years of fighting against doping in Italian and international sport. An unbelievable story which nevertheless is true.
  • 13.11.2000 /
    How can we describe a press corps that up until 1998 passively hitched a ride on the professional cycling caravan, allowing the riders to lift share values up with them into the mountains?

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