Sport supplement use

Reaching out for help from the running community

6 messages
08/07/2013 at 12:13

Hi All,


Firstly I would like to introduce myself, my name is George Holtby and I am a keen amateur runner from Jersey. I have been running at an amateur level to keep fit for the last 5 years.


I have joined the forum as I am looking for support from the running community, I am undertaking a project which is examining the supplement taking habits and attitudes towards anti-doping for competing athletes, and would particularly like to hear from those athletes who are at risk of being tested for banned substances when competing.


I would very much appreciate it if you could fill out the survey on surveymonkey at the link below, it should take no longer than 3 to 4 minutes of your time, and is completely anonymous.




Edited: 08/07/2013 at 12:16
cougie    pirate
08/07/2013 at 12:20
At what level do you get tested ? Championship start level for London ? Or just the elites ?
08/07/2013 at 12:22

As far as i'm aware testing can take place at any competitive level.

cougie    pirate
08/07/2013 at 13:56
Yoinks !!

I've never been tested or even seen anyone being selected for testing. At my level I really don't think it would be worth it.

Done anyway.
08/07/2013 at 14:01
As long as they don't do breath tests at parkrun I should be ok.
08/07/2013 at 16:42

Thanks to those who have completed the survey so far, if anyone esle can spare 5 mins it would be appreciated.

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