A LITTLE INTRODUCTION ABOUT SWIMMING We’ve chosen swimming because we reckon that It’s a very interesting sport and we would like to know why people choose doping as a way to win. This sport is governed by Fédération Internacionale de Natation (FINA). The basic principle of swimming is buoyancy. In this sport we find different styles to do it such as, breaststroke, crawl, butterfl y…
CASES OF DOPING IN SWIMMINGWHO HOW WHEN WHERE WHYLaura Azevedo Anabolic 2003 Brazil Brazil trophy steroidsMichael Phelps Cannabis 2009 USA Preparation for the Olympic GamesWu Yanyan Anabolic 2000 China National steroids Championship in Jinan city.
WHAT’S IMPORTANT IN SWIMMING?The spirit of sport is the celebration of the human spirit,body and mind, and is characterized by the following values:- Ethics, fair play and honesty- Health- Excellence in performance- Character and education- Fun and joy- Teamwork- Dedication and commitment- Respect for rules and laws- Respect for self and other participants- Courage-Community and solidarityBy Fundamental Rationale for the Code, FINAs Anti-Doping Rules and theseBritish Swimming Anti-Doping Rules.
DEFINITELY…Doping is fundamentally contrary to the spirit of sport!Remember: To win by cheating is to lose the game.
PROJECT BY: Andrea García, 4ºACristina Gutiérrez, 4ºA Ana Medina, 4ºB Noelia Ramos, 4ºB