Faster Drug Testing; Kipsiro Top In Scotland; Can Barber Vault It? Your JTG 5-A-Day
KIPSIRO AND KIPLAGAT TOP the PODIUM AT THE GREAT SCOTTISH RUN
Commonwealth Games 10,000m gold medalist Moses Kipsiro headed the field in Glasgow on Sunday with Kenya’s Edna Kiplagat taking the women’s title. “I enjoyed the run, it was a nice smooth race,” Kipsiro said
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Kenyan’s Step up doping fight
Kenyan police have conducted raids on chemists in Nairobi and Kapsabet over the past two days, stores which are believed to be behind much of the doping problem in the East African nation, arresting five pharmacists and doctors on suspicion of supplying banned performance-enhancing drugs.
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Could Shawn barber vault it?
World champion Shawn Barber is put to the test in a CBC quiz of things the pole vaulter could possibly vault over. Video below.
Faster Drug testing on the way
“Drug testing the world’s athletes will be faster and more independent in future to ensure clean competitors are not unfairly tainted by doping rumours, IAAF president Sebastian Coe said on Monday.”
More from Coe here.
Jager Reflects on the rise and THAT fall
“When Evan Jager walked off the track at the Zurich Diamond League last month, having finished a tired third in 8:18.39, he knew, there and then, his season was over.”
Cathal Dennehy spoke to Evan Jager about the ups and downs of his 2015 season, when he was headed for greatness until the fall…yes that one.
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