29 Jun '12, 7pm

Would @lancearmstrong's suspension happen in running? Check out @RunCompetitor for the details:

Would @lancearmstrong's suspension happen in running? Check out @RunCompetitor for the details:

Though the sport of cycling has experienced multiple doping scandals, including Armstrong’s, running is not exempt. Only last week, the Comrades Marathon announced its most recent winner, Ludwick Mamabolo of South Africa, tested positive for the banned stimulant methylhexaneamine. In January of this year, Ethiopian runner Ezkyas Sisay was found guilty of using EPO and was disqualified from his most recent races, including the 2011 ING New York City Marathon, where he placed ninth. Sprinters have seen numerous doping convictions in their ranks, including Marion Jones, Ben Johnson, and Justin Gatlin, who returned from a four-year suspension to win the 100 meters at the 2012 Olympic Trials, securing a spot on this summer’s Olympic team.

Full article: http://running.competitor.com/2012/06/news/would-lance-ar...

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