Quote Of The Day
“[The IAAF says], ‘We are shocked. Shocked. Staggered. We didn’t know. But now that we do, we will fix it. Trust us!’
So basically, we are asked to give over and trust in either:
- An organization so out of touch and unaware of reality that its new leader didn’t know what its ‘spiritual leader’ (Coe’s words), athletes and member federations were doing, even though he was there for seven years in a high-ranking position
- An organization that knew, but did nothing until reality was standing there, in their house, with the door lying in pieces”
– The Science of Sport blog, blogging about the Russian doping scandal.
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