South Africa Schoolboys arrested for steroids

Johannesburg – Two pupils of the Dr EG Jansen High School in Boksburg, on Johannesburg’s East Rand, will appear before a disciplinary hearing after being caught in possession of steroids, Netwerk24 reported on Wednesday. Principal Leon de Beer called the police to arrest the two boys, aged 16 and 17, on the school premises. The school’s…

SASCOC PRESIDENT FINISHES THE 94.7 CYCLE CHALLENGE RACE

SASCOC President Gideon Sam has successfully completed yet another gruelling sporting event as part of an ongoing awareness campaign of doping in sport. On Sunday, Sam was one of thousands of cyclists who rode the Momentum 94.7 Cycle Challenge in Johannesburg. Earlier this year, the SASCOC President completed the tough Two Oceans half-marathon road race…

2013 EU survey reveals 10% contamination rate of supplements

2013 EU survey reveals 10% contamination rate of supplements Johannesburg, 14 August 2013 – A recent 2013 EU study conducted by LGC anti-doping laboratory, HFL Sport Science, where 114 supplement products purchased across Europe were tested, indicated an alarming 10% contamination rate. Amongst the contamination rate twenty banned substance findings were observed with steroids and stimulants…