Performance-enhancing drugs in professional sports and our personal lives

by Conor Daly   Performance-enhancing drugs and anabolic steroids are the long-standing euphemisms used to describe cheating in elite sport. This phenomenon used to be exclusive to elite athletes, but is now filtering through every social strata, and most worryingly, to teenagers. Current Affairs Staff Writer Conor Daly reports.    Sports science and nutrition have […]

Are You Not Entertained?

The line between sport and safety is wearing thin, writes Eamonn Grennan. Player: Your Responsibility If you have symptoms of a suspected concussion you must STOP playing and INFORM medical and/or coaching staff immediately. Be honest with yourself and those looking after you. If you have symptoms of a suspected concussion sustained while playing rugby […]

Albania Serbia Game

Following the recent clashes between Serbia and Albania in a European Championships Qualifier, Motley’s Killian Down examines the relationship between politics and sport There are few sights more innocent in a world so lacking in the benign than that of a child at play. There is a simple beauty in their hyena-like shrieks of laughter […]