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15 August 2011

All athletes to be blood-tested

Every athlete competing in this year's World Athletics Championships will be blood-tested in an unprecedented anti-doping programme; the sport’s governing body said.

Every athlete competing in this year's World Athletics Championships will be blood-tested in an unprecedented anti-doping programme, the sport’s governing body said.

The samples will be analysed by the Lausanne WADA-accredited Anti-Doping Laboratory (LAD) on-site in Daegu for a first screening analysis and after the end of the Championships in Lausanne for further analyses.

Testing athletes and recording results

 
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