Taken for a ride

It’s been busy in the aftermath of the Lance Armstrong scandal. I received a request from my College, the ANU College of Asia and the Pacific, to explain how Lance Armstrong has been sanctioned by the sport’s lawmakers without returning a positive sample or confessing. In doing so, I wanted to, at … Continue Reading Taken for a ride

Does punishment stop doping?

My recent article in The Conversation is below, or go straight to the original article. Punishing doping athletes isn’t a long-term solution By Kate Henne, Australian National University There has been much discussion in recent weeks about Lance Armstrong, his legacy, and charges levelled by the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) that the Texan cyclist … Continue Reading Does punishment stop doping?