18 Feb '13, 10pm

Why Doping is Rare in Kenya, by Justin Lagat, note by Larry Eder, #kenyaathletics, #justinlagat

Why Doping is Rare in Kenya, by Justin Lagat, note by Larry Eder, #kenyaathletics, #justinlagat

I talked on the phone with Bro. Colm O'Connell, who has coached many of Kenya's Olympic Gold medalists and world record holders that include David Rudisha and Wilson Kipketer of Denmark, and he assured me that we should never go with the allegations of doping by Kenyan athletes, since there are enough reliable institutions that monitor and implement anti-doping programs here. He told me that most of the elite athletes here in Kenya get tested up to 15 times every year. He also said that the process of anti-doping testing is sophisticated and he cannot think that advanced doping services which might be able to influence the results can be available here in Kenya. He also rubbished claims that there are doctors in Kenya who specialize in doping athletes saying that any doctor anywhere in the world knows what drugs can be used for, and if a doctor in Kenya can do that, then d...

Full article: http://www.runblogrun.com/2013/02/why-doping-is-rare-in-k...

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