Drug Testing for all medal winners

Did you know that all of the athletes are drug tested before they can try out for the Olympics.  If they win a medal, they are taken right away for another drug test before they are awarded their medal.  When we were there, Ye Shiwen who is 16, from China swam a fantastic race and was way ahead of her best time and was even faster than the men in her 400m Individual Medley.  Although she tested negative, John Leonard, executive director of the American Swimming Coaches Association made several comments which led to her getting further testing for steroids.  She tested negative and said her results come from hard work and training.  Article from The Times.

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