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Former chairman of the World Anti-Doping Association publicly blasted the NHL drug testing system

Although the Swedish ice hockey player Nicolas – Beckstrom isolated on doping in Sochi, but the World Anti-Doping Association (WADA) retain the silver medal they have acquired, but the former world Wednesday Chairman of the Anti-Doping Association, Dick – Pande have expressed strong dissatisfaction.

Beckstrom detected in Sochi after the final acceptance of doping tests out of the body of pseudoephedrine hydrochloride exceeded, it is determined to use stimulants. He argued that this is their own are taking non-prescription drugs caused, according to the International Olympic Committee and the relevant regulations, he was allowed to continue to retain their acquired Sochi Winter Olympics silver medal.

Former president of the World Anti-Doping Association, Dick – Pande said in an interview, said: “I have to say that I deal with on this case is very disappointed, but still retains the athlete did not own silver pass a drug test, I think this is Jianlou behavior. ”

Pande reason reflect strong, too, and NHL management system related to doping. NHL is recognized all sports leagues in North America in the most liberal of doping organizations, and is the only sports organization does not detect a human hormones. In the past eight years, NHL is only detected three cases of doping violations.

Pande had set off a storm in Canadian hockey players about doping incident, he had claimed nearly 30 percent of NHL players use drugs to enhance physical function. “We are also not strong enough. You do not know what drugs they are eating, do not know the role of these drugs on athletes. What I’m not sure the drug is not on the NHL for their responsibilities in this regard.”

Figure skating champion Mao Asada of Japan decided to return to the track

According to Japanese media site on May 19 reported that the Japanese figure skating star Mao Asada at 18 pm in Tokyo held a reporter conference, said:. “. Will be back on the court’s goal is now to return to last year’s level” indicates a continuing Players career ideas.
Asada final ranked sixth in Sochi Olympics, won three World Championship titles, and she also won the highest number of Japanese figure skater in the world championships. But in May last year, Asada said: “their physical and mood adjustments need to rest.” Show temporarily to rest for some time. And for a return to the track or to rest after retirement, she replied:. “Chance of half and half of it.” But earlier this month to the General Assembly Asada target to begin training, her fate attracted everyone’s attention.
The reporter conference Asada said: “At the end of the Sochi Olympics, really like to give up skating, but as time goes on, slowly began to yearn game, you want to feel again show gives me a sense of accomplishment, I began to think To return to the court in March after communication with the coach, decided to start training this month. “In addition, she also said:.”.. will make 100% effort to return to the game is not yet considered what the Olympics, want first to restored to the level of last year’s world championships as the goal. “show the will to continue the athletes career.
Reporters conference brought together more than 200 correspondents scene, Mao Asada surface to be a smile, preferred to answer a reporter’s question, time is about 20 minutes.
After Mao Asada will be 7 – ice show held in August in Sapporo and Sendai City and other places in the performances, and to participate in this year’s Fall Meeting of the goal, continue to strengthen the training.

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The fewer the number of older team

Liu Unexpectedly, she led a small Wolves can win in the United States.

“Our group is participating in the U10 group, but our team is 10-year-old child on one, two 9-year-old, the other age are relatively small. The idea is to bring the child to see the world first, the exchange of the main race, I did not expect to play the game in a field down, stand out in more than 30 teams, and finally took the title. “Liu Yanhui, said opponents are mostly local players in the United States,” From the competition point of view, our children basic skills better, but foreign children with a better overall team awareness significantly better than domestic child. “

It is understood that the country only in Harbin, Qiqihar and Jiamusi three professional men’s ice hockey team and a women’s professional team in Harbin, in which only adult Jiamusi team.

North South Ice Show, is the slogan of Chinese winter sports have been proposed, and now, in big cities like Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Shanghai, ice rink often than northern cities.

Although Beijing hockey development projects better, but so far no one college teams, youth hockey which has a significant impact. Liu Ge said Junior ice hockey team in Beijing, fewer older teams, “parents should consider the child’s enrollment problem, since playing hockey helpless in their studies, and that parents support will naturally reduce.”

Minister of State Sports General Administration of winter ice hockey center in the days of the German Ministry even said, China is now in a hockey fight for survival, “our domestic training conditions and there is a big gap with foreign concept in the domestic training of hockey boy, significantly less dare collision, against the poor. How truly improve the level of domestic training, the country should take it seriously, it is certainly not completely rely on parents spontaneously resolved. “