Navigation Links
Lance Armstrong Update: Arrogant Even After Conceding Doping Charges, Asserts Former White House & WADA Spokesman Robert Weiner; Victory for Clean Sport but "Dark Message" Is Science Must Catch Up to Masking Agents Allowing Cheating
Date:8/24/2012

WASHINGTON, Aug. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "Lance Armstrong's arrogance even now after conceding on doping charges by USADA  – his belief he knows more than the enforcement  system and can beat it  – is what finally brought him down," asserted Robert Weiner, the former White House Drug Policy spokesman and former WADA Olympics spokesman.  Weiner, who was the spokesman for the Office of National Drug Policy and worked to help create WADA and USADA, said, "Armstrong conceded only because he would be beaten by over ten witnesses' testimony in arbitration who saw him dope and who had spoken with investigators.  His statement that 'Everyone knows who won' is outrageous and wrong.  Everyone now knows who cheated. This is a sad but huge victory for clean sport, and for WADA and USADA's ongoing mission to end drug cheating and assure youth that they will have an even playing field without drugs determining the champion."

"The real victory in Armstrong's concession is children who can believe that even the most famous athletes can get caught if they cheat," Weiner stated.

"However, a dark message from Armstrong's final concession," Weiner said, "is that top athletes like him continue to use masking agents to beat the science of drug testing. It's only because over ten witnesses saw Armstrong dope and came forward that he was overwhelmed and had to give up his fight.  For years, he's defied the system because he successfully masked his drug use with other drugs that blocked positive tests. If you're rich enough, you can do that. Armstrong only conceded after witnesses spoke out, despite hundreds of tests that erroneously showed him clean and let him keep racing, while he smugly was asserting all the while that he 'didn't dope.'"

"I remember Frank Shorter, USADA's Chairman and an American Olympic marathon gold medalist, telling me during the Sydney Olympics, while were waiting to start a drug
'/>"/>

SOURCE Robert Weiner Associates
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine technology :

1. New Molecular Assay Allows Healthcare Facilities to Simplify Active Surveillance Testing for Deadly Superbug
2. Fetal Surveillance Company, PeriGen, Inc., to Collaborate with National Institute of Child Health and Human Development to Research Fetal Heart Rate Patterns During Labor
3. Results For Phase 2b Trial Of Unique Investigational Cell-Based Therapy In Venous Leg Ulcers Published In The Lancet
4. Celleration, Inc. Announces First Patient Enrollment in In-Balance VLU Randomized Control Trial
5. Patient Advocate Foundation Announces New Co-Pay Relief (CPR) Offerings for Patients Facing Health Issues Due to Electrolyte Imbalance
6. Rheumatoid Arthritis New Major Clinical Target After Mesoblast Obtains Positive Results in Inflammatory Arthritis
7. Onyx Pharmaceuticals To Report Second Quarter 2012 Financial Results After Market On August 1, 2012
8. Masimo to Report Second Quarter 2012 Financial Results after Market Close on August 1
9. Makers Of Over-the-Counter Inhaler Leading Fight To Have Product Back On Market After Removal Due To Environmental Treaty
10. Bluechiip Receives First Sales Order from ATCC after Completion of Successful Pilot Trial
11. One Year After TomoTherapy Acquisition, Accuray on Track to Meet or Exceed Integration Success Metrics And Expecting Near-term Return to Profitability
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/14/2014)... , Jan. 14, 2014   NuAire , a manufacturer of ... agreement with Hitachi Koki of Japan ... North America . NuAire will utilize its network ... and Canada to offer assistance in application ...
(Date:1/14/2014)... , Jan. 14, 2014   Oligomerix, Inc. , a ... therapeutics for Alzheimer,s disease (AD) and related neurodegenerative disorders, ... Valhalla, NY as of January ... space at New York Medical College. Oligomerix, ...
(Date:1/14/2014)... BETHESDA, Md. , Jan. 14, 2014   Evidera ... healthcare industry, announced that the Center for Drug Evaluation ... released its first draft qualification guidance document for a ... of Exacerbations of Chronic Pulmonary Disease Tool [EXACT] for ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:NuAire announces sales and service of Hitachi Koki centrifuges in North America 2Oligomerix Relocates Corporate Headquarters and Secures Additional Laboratory Space from New York Medical College 2Evidera Announces Release of FDA Draft Guidance on Use of the "EXACT" to Measure Symptoms of COPD Exacerbations 2Evidera Announces Release of FDA Draft Guidance on Use of the "EXACT" to Measure Symptoms of COPD Exacerbations 3Evidera Announces Release of FDA Draft Guidance on Use of the "EXACT" to Measure Symptoms of COPD Exacerbations 4
(Date:7/9/2014)... Chase Cancer Center paint a relatively optimistic picture of ... that have spread to the chest wall or skin, ... the skin, regardless of size and whether they have ... and called "locally advanced" tumors, suggesting that they ... poor survival. Locally advanced breast cancers of this and ...
(Date:7/9/2014)... in policing injection drug users in Russia might ... , A study, conducted by researchers from Boston ... collaboration with St. Petersburg Pavlov State University, sought ... the health outcomes of a cohort of HIV-positive ... Those who were arrested by police were more ...
(Date:7/9/2014)... and subjective, the human brain turns them into ... different senses, situations and even people, reports a ... , "We discovered that fine-grained patterns of neural ... the brain associated with emotional processing, act as ... feeling," says Anderson, associate professor of human development ...
(Date:7/9/2014)... 2014 There has been a sharp increase in ... Center using MyChart, the online, interactive service that allows ... their healthcare providers, schedule appointments, and renew prescriptions. , ... using MyChart each year increased five-fold, while ... than 10-fold, according to a study by Dr. ...
(Date:7/9/2014)... declines and extinctions around the world have been ... but new research from the National Institute for ... pathogen, ranavirus, may also contribute. , In ... ranavirus, which causes severe hemorrhage of internal organs ... of wood frogs if they are exposed to ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Fox Chase researchers recommend updating the staging criteria for breast cancer diagnoses 2Health News:Fox Chase researchers recommend updating the staging criteria for breast cancer diagnoses 3Health News:BU researchers relate arrests with HIV risk environment 2Health News:Study cracks how the brain processes emotions 2Health News:MyChart use skyrocketing among cancer patients, UT Southwestern study finds 2Health News:MyChart use skyrocketing among cancer patients, UT Southwestern study finds 3Health News:Study predicts ranavirus as potential new culprit in amphibian extinctions 2
... From the many images sent home from foreign battlefields over ... their country,s combat-weary veterans as stark and often iconic scenes ... Washington State University (WSU) suggests that, for many U.S. veterans, ... of the balance of their lives. In research published ...
... vaccines There are several challenges to be ... boost the patient,s anticancer immune response, are to be ... the tumor protein to the patient,s immune system are ... and suppressive responses. But now, a team of researchers, ...
... HealthDay Reporter , MONDAY, Aug. 2 (HealthDay News) -- The ... household cleaning products have decreased almost by half since 1990, ... still being treated in U.S. emergency rooms every year for ... Bleach was the cleaning product most commonly associated with injury ...
... rates of healing according to the way they cope and ... a health psychologist at The University of Nottingham. The ... month has shown that the way patients cope with the ... heals or worsens. The work by Professor Kavita Vedhara ...
... hospitals in the United States have developed an advanced search ... radiologists and other physicians extract useful data from a patient,s ... according to an article in the August issue of the ... www.jacr.org ). "Even in its simplest implementation, the ...
... at the University of Rochester,s Laboratory for Laser Energetics blocks ... light is shined on its surface, and permits gas to ... is the first time that scientists have developed a membrane ... Eric Glowacki, a graduate student at the University,s Laboratory for ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Sociologist finds combat veterans face more lifelong socioeconomic challenges 2Health News:JCI online early table of contents: August 2, 2010 2Health News:JCI online early table of contents: August 2, 2010 3Health News:JCI online early table of contents: August 2, 2010 4Health News:JCI online early table of contents: August 2, 2010 5Health News:JCI online early table of contents: August 2, 2010 6Health News:Household Spray Cleaners Pose Greatest Danger to Toddlers 2Health News:Household Spray Cleaners Pose Greatest Danger to Toddlers 3Health News:Mind over matter? The psychology of healing 2Health News:Researchers develop advanced search tool to help physician's sort and retrieve vital EMR data 2Health News:Purple light means go, ultraviolet light means stop 2
60 month warranty, constructed entirely of aluminum alloy, allows the selection of 11 units of measure....
Inquire...
Guaranteed leak-proof , Teflon coating is impervious to corrosive materials , Shock-resistant , NBS tolerances of accuracy , Thermometers are 225 mm long with an immersion length of 35 mm ...
... efficient refrigerator on the market today. The ... unit. The contoured drain channels away moisture ... walls are coated with a tough, baked-on ... door is reversible. The interior of the ...
Medicine Products: