26 Sep '16, 12am

On doping controls, trail running is still the Wild West. For @trailrunnermag:

On doping controls, trail running is still the Wild West. For @trailrunnermag:

When It Comes to Anti-Doping, Trail Running Is Still a Wild West Races have started to take stands against performance-enhancing drugs, but the sport is a long way from serious safeguards The finish line of The Rut earlier this month. It later surfaced that Greg Vollet, the second-place Rut 50K finisher, had served a three-month ban in 2000 for ingesting prohibited stimulants. Photo by Alex Kurt Last December, disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong won California’s Woodside Ramble 35K. That same month, Italian runner Elisa Desco lined up in the elite field at The North Face 50, despite having tested positive for the banned blood-cell-boosting hormone EPO in 2009 and serving a two-year ban from competition that ended in 2012. This summer, it was announced that the 2015 Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc fifth-place finisher Gonzalo Calisto had failed a post-competition drug test, also fo...

Full article: http://trailrunnermag.com/people/culture/2299-anti-doping...

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