Greco-Roman wrestler banned for 2 years for doping

In the lead up to the Olympics, I predict that we will be posting story after story of athletes who were caught doping.  Anabolic steroids are powerful drugs – they work!  And otherwise good people are tempted to cheat, to use them to gain an edge.

Don

Vancouver Greco-Roman wrestler Colin Daynes has been banned two years for a doping violation at the 2011 Canadian qualification trials. The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sports said Mon-day anabolic steroids and a diuretic were detected in a urine sample from the in-competition doping control on Dec. 18. Also present was an estrogen receptor modulator, which is generally used to mitigate the effects of steroid use. The 37-year-old Daynes acknowledged the violation.

Read more: http://www.vancouversun.com/health/Daynes+fails+drug+test/6149123/story.html#ixzz1mMp4oTnc

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