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Olympic exile fair response to state-led cheating – Prof Mark Orams

Sarah-Jane O'Connor posted in on August 4th, 2016.

Keeping tabs on competitive advantage in sport is crucial to making sure competition is fair, writes AUT’s Professor Mark Orams in the New Zealand Herald. An excerpt (read in full): These issues evoke anger at the injustice involved, but is this response justified? In its essence, sport is a contrived human activity involving the invention of […]

Genetic engineering the future of sports doping?

John Kerr posted in on July 23rd, 2012.

The New Zealand Herald‘s Dylan Cleaver talks with Graeme Steel, Chief Executive of Drug Free Sport NZ, about the future of drug testing in sport. An excerpt (read in full here): Olympics: Anti-dope chief confident Kiwis clean At 6250 tests, London 2012 will be the biggest anti-doping operation in history, but it is the rapid, […]

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