Spitting in the Soup – A doping discussion with Mark Johnson

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Mark Johnson has been around the endurance community as a participant and as a reporter and photographer.

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He shares with The Nation his new book, “Spitting in the Soup – Inside the Dirty Game of Doping in Sports”.

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In this book, Mark teaches us about the history of performance enhancing drugs in sports.  Doping has been around for a long time, for many reasons, but only recently banned.  Take a listen to this podcast and then go read the book.  It will give you a much more informed perspective about drugs in sports.

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  • Just want to say that it helps prevent inflammation, which is very beneficial to runners especially ultra runners. This is one of the reasons it has become a mainstay for many ultra marathoners.

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