Eliud Kipchoge, Nike Vaporfly running shoes and whether we can believe what we are seeing in athletics

It is a sad indictment of society’s win-at-all-costs mentality that athletics – which should be sport in its purest form – is, in fact, the most corruptible and open to manipulation.

Ever since the dawn of competition, man and woman have been striving to go faster, stronger and higher; three ambitions that make up the Olympic motto.

Yet the pursuit of those goals has long since been poisoned by greed.

Drugs, money and now science have taken athletics to a...
source: Yorkshire Post

2019-10-21 15:56
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