JLS

Events

ancient games

1886

the first recorded death in sport involving drug use.

Ancient games

1904

marathon runner Thomas Hicks

ancient games

1930

the use of synthesized drugs in sport

ancient games

1950

the USSR begins to the males hormones. Steroids are developed in the USA.

Ancient games

1952

At the Oslo Winter Olympics, speed skaters become ill after taking amphetamines

Ancient Games

1960

At the Rome Olympics, Danish cyclist knut Jensen collapses fracturing his skull

Ancient games

1967

British cyclist Tommy Simpson dies during the Tour De France after taking amphetamines

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1968

The 10 issues a list of banned substances in sport

Ancient games

1969

The first track and field athlete is banned after testing positive.

Ancient games

1976

At the moment Olympics female east German summer swimmers win 11 out of 13 events