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Competing Clean? Age-Group athletes using banned substances.

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Are you Competing Clean? We are all well aware of the well-documented stories of professional athletes and their use of banned substances, doping, etc. But, were you aware that this is also a huge problem on the age-group level? Age-group athletes in sports like Triathlon are also using banned substances, trying to gain that competitive edge. While drug testing on the age-group level is not as common as on the professional level, more and more age group athletes are being tested, and for good measure. No matter the athletes abilities, banned substances are just that; they are banned. And this laid out very well by the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) and the Wowld Anti-Doping Agengy (WADA). Here are some key resources and athletes and coaches, to ensure all participants are Competing Clean!