Assessing U.S. Efforts To Protect Youths From The Effects Of Performance Enhancing Drugs In Sports." Performance enhancing drugs should be excluded from sports because it is not fair to athletes that aren’t using it and drugging can be very harmful to the body and it can even lead to death if use too frequently. “For strength and power, the best-known drugs are probably those in the vast fami... ... middle of paper ... ... from them” according to the article "Judgments Of The Fairness Of Using Performance Enhancing Drugs." Fans will not be able to see their favorite players play if the athlete gets caught for using performance-enhancing drugs. It is also very disappointing to the fan especially when they look up to them.
Also many of them feel that because they are "stars" there should be no repercussions for their illegal activity. Today, drug use in sport has reached enormous proportions in society and is destroying athletics from the ground up. Nowhere is the problem more serious than in professional athletics, where athletes, coaches and trainers misuse drugs in search of ways of ways to improve performance. Many athletes fail to take their time when making the decision whether to use drugs to their advantage. Unfortunately athletes may use drugs for therapeutic indications, recreatio9nal or social reasons, as muscular aids or to mask the presence of other drugs during drug testing.
All competitors know that using performance enhancing drugs is wrong. But some know that it helps them get a step ahead of other athletes, risking their lives, family bond, and career. Even though these drugs are very desirer able the side effect are just not worth the risk. These drugs dismantle the playing field in all sports. It is not fair to other athletes who work their butts off day in and day out to achieve greatness.
Athletes should be required to take a drug test if they plan on performing in the Olympics. Athletes that use drugs should be punished in some kind of way. It is not fair to the athletes that are true to themselves and their teams: they will punish their team, their life and their career. Athletes that use drugs while they are involved in a sport can possibly ruin their careers. Many Olympic athletes have almost ruined their career due to using performance-enhancing drugs.
Steroids , is a prohibited substance consumed by many athletes in various sports to elevate every aspect of their performance in the sport they play . “Many athletes feel that they would not have been as successful without them”(Fahey1).Taking this into consideration, that once athletes consume the steroids athletes feel a necessity to exercise in their body, making them exercise longer without feeling no pain. Inclusive, it's been reported by numerous athletes that it's very challenging to stop taking steroids making them addicted to this substance. In fact, several famous athletes have confessed of consuming steroids multiple times; in expectation to increase strength, power,speed, and other uncounted skills. As a matter of fact many times skillful athletes ingest steroids and in some cases eventually get caught and aren’t severely punished in their sport.
Education can teach young athletes that are becoming elite that performance enhancing drugs is not the way of succeeding in sport. School teachers are now teaching the side effects of taking performance enhancing drugs like steroid and discussing the negatives of drugs. Coaches and training staff from professional teams can have a team meeting educating the players about the disadvantages of drugs that heavily outweighs the advantages. Education is significantly effective in achieving justice on in relation to drugs in sport because it can teach athletes from all ages that drugs are bad and can ruin your life. Hopefully, the education can prevent athletes from planning to take performance enhancing drugs.
Why do people think that drugs in sports are bad? Some athletes should just ask themselves one question: “Do we really want to harm our bodies and tarnish the image of sports in order to be successful?” (Scott) “Athletes, footballers and all kinds of athletic people take many different types of drugs. People like this do it to make their performance better. “(Unknown ) They have a right in which we can not take away, and that is their choosing of them either taking, or not taking the particular drug, or drugs.We should consider this question ( please!! ) throughout the whole entire paper, should drugs be in sports?
Most people realize what it takes to compete at a high level of sports, but the use of drugs taking place in the world has changed the opinions of many viewers. Although some people insist that doping should be legal, most do not realize the consequences of this action. Performance enhancing drugs have become a huge issue in today’s world of sports. Competing at a high level should require a great deal of talent and dedication. Some professional athletes feel as if “the competitive drive to win can be very intense”, while other players think using performance enhancing drugs will create an easier game (Drug Free Sport).
They get a small taste of greatness but instead of working harder they take a drug and immediately notice improvement. So they take some more until they become completely dependent on the drug for success. Unfortunately hiding drug use is big business for most professional athletes. As illustrated in the movie, The Program ,this is even a problem at the college level. As athletes they have a constant drive to be the best and to win and when that is not possible physically that’s when athletes turn to drugs.
This is not fair to the ones who are following the rules and not getting to play because of a player who is breaking the rules are getting better because of steroids not because they are deserving it. Steroids are also dangerous to take. Steroids can cause high blood... ... middle of paper ... ...eir team. Testing will be a great way to keep players from using steroids. With these test players won’t be able to get on steroids and get them out of their system before the next test.