evidence of need wrote:pop_pop!_v2.2.1 wrote:
The "medical condition" inspired by the training. Because the training inspires the medical condition, the MD is cleared to prescribe. That means the athlete is cleared to get a TUE, or not, depending on the medication. The medication enables more training and better recovery.
Over weeks, this becomes a clear advantage over clean athletes.
Salazar takes full advantage of how the system works to enhance the performance of his athletes.
You could apply the same logic to a sprinter getting treatment for a pulled hamstring.
A pulled hamstring is a legitimate injury. Thyroid meds is not an injury.