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NZ distance runner faces 8-year ban for doping

NZ distance runner faces 8-year ban for doping

Distance runner Zane Robertson has been banned from all sport for eight years after he tested positive for Erythropoietin (EPO) and provided false documentation in his defence.
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Peter Bol and the case of the atypical test

Peter Bol and the case of the atypical test

Peter Bol and his supporters were quick to celebrate when Bol's provisional suspension for a positive doping test was lifted.
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Top banned substances in NZ 2023

Top banned substances in NZ 2023

Most of these substances are banned in sport at all times and at any level of sport. Buying, using, possessing or distributing them could result in an anti-doping sanction.
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Anabolic steroids: Banned and dangerous

Anabolic steroids: Banned and dangerous

Anabolic androgenic steroids are synthetic drugs made from testosterone. They’re banned from sport at all times and can have devastating effects on your health.
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Retesting stored samples: From the IOC to NZ

Retesting stored samples: From the IOC to NZ

Reanalysing stored samples isn’t just for the Olympic stage.
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Russian anti-doping sanctions expired despite ongoing non-compliance

Russian anti-doping sanctions expired despite ongoing non-compliance

Kiwi athletes could once more find themselves face-to-face with the Russian flag and anthem as sanctions relating to Russia’s state-sponsored doping scandal expire.
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