Kenya’s London marathon hopefuls welcome new doping law
LONDON (Reuters) The elite Kenyan contingent in Sunday London marathon have Canada Goose Coats On Sale welcomed the country progress on anti doping and said on Wednesday canada goose uk outlet the public should believe they and most of their compatriots are running clean.
(From L R) Canada Goose Outlet Tim Hutchings, Kenya’s Dennis Kimetto, Kenya’s Wilson Kipsang, Kenya’s Stanley Biwott and Kenya’s Eliud Kipchoge during a press conference ahead of the 2016 Virgin Money London canada goose black friday sale Marathon
Action Images via Reuters / Peter canada goose coats CziborraThe Kenyan government passed a bill on Tuesday that will allow the setting up of canada goose uk shop a viable anti canada goose store doping operation in the east African country and uk canada goose outlet will make the use of performance enhancing drugs a criminal offence.
the President (Uhuru Kenyatta) gives his assent that gives us the canada goose clearance go ahead, twice London marathon winner Wilson canada goose factory sale Kipsang told a news conference featuring the top four finishers from last year, all uk canada goose Kenyan.
was being done before because there was no policy or structure but now they can proceed.
Kenyatta has canadian goose jacket said buy canada goose jacket he would sign the bill to ensure that Kenya was not barred from this year Rio Olympics.
is a wrong Canada Goose Jackets perception that all Kenyan athletes, or all athletes, are canada goose cheating. If someone is, let them be punished, but let the clean athletes run. We want to create that confidence that we are clean, added Kipsang.
Defending London marathon champion Eliud Kipchoge also welcomed the new law that finally lifted the shadow of a possible Olympic cheap canada goose uk ban for the distance powerhouse that has been rocked by cheap Canada Goose more than 40 canada goose outlet sale positive tests in recent years.
what WADA (World Anti Doping Agency) was waiting for in Kenya, so we are safe, he said.
are working very hard in training and canada goose uk black friday can assure the public we are clean. It the love of sport that makes us work so hard I invite you guys to come to Kenya to see our sessions.
CLEAN RACING London marathon organiser Hugh Brasher said his organisation and fellow major buy canada goose jacket cheap races were doing all they could to fight doping, having been caught out before.
London is part of the World Marathon Majors group along with Tokyo, Boston, Berlin, Chicago and New York and they have combined to produce what Brasher described as the privately funding drugs testing operation in sport.
are doing absolutely everything we can to have clean racing, Brasher said.
male athlete running under two hours, 10 minutes and any female under two hours, 27 minutes wishing to Canada Goose Online compete in the Marathon Majors Canada Goose online must enter canadagooseoutlete the testing pool, which sees six out of competition blood tests in addition to IAAF (International Association of Athletics Federations) or national canada goose coats on sale federation testing.
with athlete biological passport testing, which is proven to be the most Canada Goose sale effective method, we are determined to have a clean sport and one I think the public will support.
Brasher said his organisation was continuing to pursue women 2010 Canada Goose Parka winner, Russian Liliya Shobukhova, who has since been banned, for her London marathon winnings.
have taken a court case against her to recover the money she fraudulently won from other canada goose clearance sale athletes from her performances in London, Brasher said.
was caught by athlete biological passport testing. We are absolutely determined to stamp it (doping) out and I believe so are all the athletes lined up here.