Sport in the Cold WarBACK TO LANDING PAGE
Episode 06 - Performance Enhancing DrugsThomas M. Hunt
Thomas M. Hunt, author of Drug Games, explains the history and politics of doping during the Cold War.
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Image: Collapse of Knud Enemark Jensen, Danish cyclist during the 1960 Olympic Games in Rome. While no evidence exists that Jensen was using amphetamines at the time, rumors that the drug had caused his death at the 1960 Olympic Games catalyzed efforts to combat doping in sports.