Convicted Russian dopers get Olympic medal upgrades

August 31st, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Ekaterina Poistogova and Tatyana Tomashova, both of Russia, will be awarded Olympic silver medals despite serving doping bans


What is gene doping and what does it mean for competitive running?

August 21st, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

The prospect of athletes engaging in gene doping, which derived from gene therapy, brings with it a host of concerns for competitive sport


Canadian university track runner suspended for doping violation

March 29th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Racing | No Comments »

Laurier University student given a one-year suspension for positive test


The Shakeout Podcast: The Dirty Race

January 8th, 2018 by Joan Chung | Posted in The Shakeout Podcast | 1 Comment »

We ask Hilary Stellingwerff about racing at the 2012 London Olympics, her thoughts about the subsequent doping revelations, and what can be done to ensure clean sport.


12 ridiculous excuses for why athletes failed a drug test

December 19th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in The Scene | 1 Comment »

“There’s a lot of ghosts around here. Ghost put it in there. You know, the ghost of Christmas past?…I don’t know.”


Justin Gatlin faces doping allegations after reporters go undercover

December 19th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

The current world champion in the men’s 100m and now former members of his team were the target of an undercover investigation by journalists


The OCR doping scandals have begun…

November 30th, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

And doping has hit the OCR scene…


Richmond Marathon “America’s friendliest “… until you cheat their prize purse

November 23rd, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

If cheaters really get under your skin, you’re going to be really unimpressed with this agent who targets small races that don’t test for drugs


The Shakeout Podcast: The Dirty Race

October 15th, 2017 by Joan Chung | Posted in The Shakeout Podcast | No Comments »

We ask Hilary Stellingwerff about racing at the 2012 London Olympics, her thoughts about the subsequent doping revelations, and what can be done to ensure clean sport.


Former Olympic champion commits third doping infraction, banned for life

September 23rd, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Asli Cakir Alptekin of Turkey has been banned for life from athletics for committing a third doping infraction


Sprinter uses kissing as excuse for positive drug test and it actually works

July 19th, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Who knew it was this easy?


When you dope you should be done with the sport, for life

June 8th, 2017 by Michael Doyle | Posted in Editor's Note | 2 Comments »

Cheaters should be banned for life from athletics, and that should even include being allowed to hand out medals to kids at a track meet