Call for the authors of Bermon and Garnier to share the underlying performance data

  We are calling for the authors of Bermon and Garnier (2017, hereafter BG17) published in the British Journal of Sports Medicine (BJSM) to share the underlying performance data for all athletes used in this study.[1] Specifically, we are requesting the underlying data used to generate the summary statistics reported in Column 1 “All athletes” […]

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New Eligibility Regulations for female athletes with “Differences of Sex Differentiation”

By By Simon Franklin, Jonathan Ospina Betancurt @JonathanOspinaB and Dr Silvia Camporesi @silviacamporesi  New Eligibility Regulations for female athletes with “Differences of Sex Differentiation” have been put forward by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) today (26 April 2018) (https://www.iaaf.org/news/press-release/eligibility-regulations-for-female-classifica). The regulations say that athletes, including Semenya, will have to reduce and then maintain their testosterone […]

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