Some Doping news from Germany...
28 German athletes involved in blood doping scandal
Written by Frank (fran knock) on 01/29/2012 @ 19:54
According to the German TV station ARD, there is a large German doping scandal to come around sports medicine Andreas Franke. The German will the blood of a total of 28 athletes treated with UV radiation, something that for years prohibited by WADA (World Doping Agency).
It is a method in which the blood is drained, bestraatld with UV and then the body is done. Back in the GDR era, this method, resulting in many sporting successes. According to WADA any introduction of blood, blood products or blood type is prohibited, so is this.
There are currently 28 known names involved in this scandal. These are among other skater Claudia Pechstein, Nils Schumann (Olympic champion in the 800 meters) and Marcel Kittel, the Dutch cycling team sprint i4t1.
Meanwhile, the prosecutor in Erfurt a criminal investigation launched against Franke, where for several computers were seized from the Olympic Training Center in Erfurt.
http://sport.fok.nl/nieuws/524341/1/1/1 ... ndaal.html