Archives for May2012

Norway killer took steroids

Confessed Norwegian mass killer Anders Behring Breivik was on stimulants when he carried out his attack in July of last year, according to an expert witness.

Norwegian right-wing extremist Anders Behring Breivik on May 25 in Oslo during a court recess. (Fredrik Varfjell/AFP/GettyImages)

Norwegian right-wing extremist Anders Behring Breivik on May 25 in Oslo during a court recess. (Fredrik Varfjell/AFP/GettyImages)

Breivik "took one capsule" at around noon at a dose about 50 percent stronger than what is approved under European Union regulations, Moerland told the court, according to Norway's TV2.Continue Reading...

Louisiana steroid bust

By REBECCA CHAISSON

Daily News Editor – Jennings, LA

Approximately $30,000 worth of powder and liquid testosterone was confiscated by the Jennings Police Department (JPD) Wednesday in a bust that marked the largest steroid seizure in the department's history.

One kilo of powder testosterone was seized in the largest steroid bust in JPD history.

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Ortiz suspected Berto was steroid user

Victor Ortiz has ample reason to be miffed at world welterweight champion Andre Berto, who first tore a biceps muscle — delaying their rematch earlier this year — then tested positive for the steroid nandrolone, as announced Friday.

Ventura’s Ortiz (29-3-2, 22 knockouts) appeared Wednesday at Staples Center to promote his June 23 replacement fight against Riverside’s Josesito Lopez (29-4, 17 KOs) and said he’s suspected Berto has used performance-enhancing drugs since their April 2011 fight of the year.Continue Reading...

Amir Khan believes Lamont Peterson should be banned from Boxing

Former IBF and WBA super lightweight champion Amir Khan believes Lamont Peterson should be banned from the sport for good. According to Khan, Peterson was tested positive for using steroids and if he remains in the sport, others will be encouraged to pick up the practice.

Amir Khan believes Lamont Peterson should be banned from Boxing - Boxing News

In his recent interview, Khan said, "Anyone who has been done for drugs should be banned for life.… Continue Reading...

Barry Bonds Wants To Rejoin San Francisco Giants

All Time Home Run Champion Barry Bonds has told the media that he hopes to rejoin his old team, The San Francisco Giants in some capacity.  Team President Larry Baer also admitted that he had spoken to Bonds about a possible role he could fulfill within the organization.

Barry Bonds

Baer was quick to point out that all they have had were discussions and that nothing was actually imminent.… Continue Reading...

Bikey charge with importing steroids

A Sydney outlaw motorcycle gang member has been arrested following the seizure of an overseas shipment of steroids.

Three packages from Thailand containing 1.6 litres of a steroid were allegedly intercepted on March 13 by Customs officials.

NSW Police identified one of the intended recipients as an alleged Comanchero member.

On Tuesday, officers raided three premises at Liverpool and Mt Pritchard, in Sydney’s southwest, and seized two bottles of a liquid believed to be a steroid.Continue Reading...

SI has good article on steroid use

Here is a sample of a great article in the current Sports Illustrated – I urge you all to click the link and read the whole story.

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To Cheat or Not to Cheat

This story appears in the June 4, 2012 issue of Sports Illustrated. Buy the digital version of the magazine here.Continue Reading...

Javalin throwers dope?

Published on Tuesday 29 May 2012 10:51

A JAVELIN thrower has been suspended from competing after being charged with committing anti-doping rule violations.

Seaham athlete Ian Burns has been provisionally suspended from taking part in competitions while an investigation is carried out by UK Anti-Doping.

Ian Burns of Gateshead in action during the Mens Javelin Final during the AVIVA UK Championships & World Trials at the Alexander Stadium on July 11, 2009 in Birmingham, England.  (Photo by Matthew Lewis/Getty Images)

Ian Burns of Gateshead in action during the Mens Javelin Final during the AVIVA UK Championships & World Trials at the Alexander Stadium on July 11, 2009 in Birmingham, England.

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Steroids sold to high school and college kids

DANBURY — Admitted drug dealer Mark Mansa allegedly sold steroids to a “college athlete” who first bought the substances from him while attending high school, according to a federal court document.

Mark Mansa. Photographed on Friday, Dec. 30, 2011. Photo: Jason Rearick / The News-Times

While allegations of steroid sales to high school-aged athletes were made by a federal prosecutor shortly after Mansa, 47, of Bethel, and three other co-defendants were indicted in February 2011, little information about the allegations has surfaced since then.Continue Reading...

Steroid vacations

THERE’S something about the seedy Thai beachside town of Pattaya that keeps enticing Michael Dorn back – but it’s not the sun, sea, sand or sex for which the resort is famous.

Dorn, 20, from Sydney, is part of a thriving amateur bodybuilding subculture that uses anabolic steroids and growth hormones as a fast-track to the ultimate ”ripped” body.Continue Reading...