“Pee is gold” was as soon as Canadian dash canoeist Laurence Vincent Lapointe’s motto when it got here to anti-doping assessments.
But her profession was on the road when she examined constructive for a mysterious hint of a banned substance.
Laurence adopted the clues to learn the way the drug ended up in her system…and bought greater than she bargained for.
Is our progress in anti-doping science and know-how unfairly punishing unwitting athletes? Or is it essential to forged a large web within the battle towards medication in sport?
Laurence Vincent Lapointe
Canoe Sprint athlete
Dr Naomi Speers
Chief Science Officer
Sport Integrity Australia
Dr Catherine Ordway
Assistant Professor, Sport Management
University of Canberra
World Anti-Doping Agency’s 2021 list of prohibited substances