Category Archives: VIDEOS

VIDEO: The Limit of Anti-Doping Policy Hits Gay Games

It is not only in the world of the pro athletes that doping is an issue. As substances becomes more widely available, less skilled competitors now have better opportunities to cheat.

That should lead to a change on the view on the abuse of doping, says a member of the Federation of Gay Games, who says their members face a problem under the current policy. Watch and hear more:

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See the Exclusive Interview with Former Match-Fixer Mario Cizmek

The Croatian footballer Mario Cizmek was banned to play football back in 2010 because of his participation in match-fixing.

Cizmek didn’t get paid salary for 14 months at his former club and that led him to the easy money that match-fixing offers.

Watch the exclusive interview below and hear the footballers story.

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VIDEO: Critical Sports Journalism is Wanted

The sport industry is one of the fastest growing businesses in the world. However, critical and investigative sport journalism is still a rare sight in mainstream media.

Lars Andersson is the editor in chief of the Danish online magazine Sport Executive. The magazine takes a different focus on the world of sports with stories about human rights, corruption, gender issues and child labor in sports.

Andersson is concerned about the sport reporting done by mainstream media. He is convinced that sport news today mainly serves as entertainment, while the more important aspects of the sport industry gets left out.

 

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PtG-Participants: The Best Fun so Far

After a long day with intense debates and discussions the participants at Play the Game 2013 had the opportunity to go and get some excercise in Aarhus Tuesday evening.

Basketball, badminton and soccer was some of the most popular sports and the participants really enjoyed the break away from the conference.

Check out some of the highlights from last night in the video below.

 

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VIDEO: Higher, Faster, Stronger. Doctors Do the Trick

The Olympic Creed also applies in the field of medicine. As the knowledge of the human genes are developing, new ways to enhance the body’s performance through illegal measures are increasing, says German professor Dr. Perikles Simon.

That demands a completely re-designed test system which is supported by an international network of laboratories that add in data on the athletes.

View video for the full story.
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Video: William Bock Warns Not to Look the Other Way

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William Bock talked monday at Play the Game about doping in cycling. Photo: Thomas Søndergaard/PlaytheGame

Yesterday at Play the Game, the attorney who tripped Lance Armstrong, William Bock, warned not to look the other way when it comes to doping problems.

If you did not see William Bock yesterday, you have the chance to see the highlights here.

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