Top 10 Russian Doping Scandal Facts - WMNews Ep. 57
Whistleblowers describe Russia's sports doping system
What Do Performance-Enhancing Drugs Do To Your Body?
In competitive sports, doping is the use of banned athletic performance-enhancing drugs by athletic competitors. The term doping is widely used by organizations that regulate sporting competitions. The use of drugs to enhance performance is considered unethical, and therefore prohibited, by most international sports organizations, including the International Olympic Committee. Furthermore, athletes taking explicit measures to evade detection exacerbates the ethical violation with overt deception and cheating.