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War on Drugs in Sport

Hemphill, Dennis ORCID: 0000-0003-3834-6624 (2008) War on Drugs in Sport. Bulletin of Sport and Culture, 29 (1). pp. 3-4. ISSN 1328-8997

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The campaign against drug use in sport is based largely on a zero tolerance model, one that combines heavy penalties with random testing and educational programs. Anti-drug education programs presume that athletes will heed the health, safety and fairness messages against their use. When combined with penalties and stringent testing regimes, the campaign is expected to induce more athletes to just ‘Say no to drugs’.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: ResPubID16062, campaign against drug use in sport, zero tolerance model, penalties, random testing, anti-drug education programs, social stigma
Subjects: Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > Centre for Ageing, Rehabilitation, Exercise & Sport Science (CARES)
FOR Classification > 1106 Human Movement and Sports Science
SEO Classification > 9399 Other Education and Training
Depositing User: VUIR
Date Deposited: 05 Dec 2011 03:28
Last Modified: 17 Sep 2019 01:43
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