20 March 2017 0 Comments

Doping in amateur sport

The BBC have pushed hard a report that they commissioned into doping in amateur sport. On the face of it the kind of figures that they are quoting are extraordinary and alarming. 50% of the 1000 sportspeople that they questioned believed that doping was widespread. Everyone asked in the survey apparently was either a member […]

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10 March 2016 0 Comments

Weasel Words

So the best paid female sports star in the world has been caught cheating. Am I the only one to feel uncomfortable with the media reaction to this news? Several sports stars have come out and said how brave Sharapova has been in fronting up and admitting her mistake. Head, her racquet sponsor, are renewing […]