The first channel produced a film investigating, revealing the problem of institutionalized and systematic use of doping by foreign athletes on the basis of therapeutic solutions.
“The authors investigate the problem of detecting that the history of many famous athletes, in fact, falsified. Athletes officially accept doping under the guise of therapeutic exception, but likely not suffer from illnesses for which these drugs are prescribed”, – quotes “Interfax” the announcement of the Directorate of public relations channel.
The film provides statistics according to which in 2015 World anti-doping Agency (WADA) approved 1330 therapeutic exception, which is almost 50% more than the year before, and two times more than in 2013.
Recall that sensitive data on therapeutic solutions for sportsmen became public after a hacker attack group Fancy Bears. In the opinion of the staff of WADA, the base was attacked by hackers from Russia.
It is reported that the investigation of the First channel were involved in many sports officials whose work is directly related to the permission or prohibition of the use of medicines in sport.
The film is considered “history” of the American gymnasts Simone Bails, Norwegian skier Martin Sundby, British cyclist brad Wiggins, Danish cyclist Michael Rasmussen and other athletes.
Statistics, according to which most of the athletes on doping across the United States.
The film will be broadcast on 5 December at 23:35 Moscow time.