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Issues such as the use of performance enhancing drugs, the conduct of athletes when they're off the field and the tactics used by coaches to gain a competitive edge will be covered extensively on this site in the months and years to come. By putting these professional sport problems in the larger context of ongoing Olympic scandals, we promise to bring you fresh perspectives on the sporting world that you won't find by digesting any other publication. Before you navigate away from AroundTheRings.com, please take a moment or two to review our subscription page and learn more about the terrific value of our exclusive content.
Much more than a simple test of athletic ability, the Olympic Games have a major impact on politics, economics and culture in every corner of the world. As a result, the emerging Olympic scandals are just as complex and multi-faceted as the global community. They're not simply restricted to accusations of doping or cheating; national teams and host cities frequently come under fire for reasons related to politics, policies, the environment and many other issues of international concern.
The enormity and international significance of these debacles can quickly put professional sports scandals into a new perspective. At Around the Rings, we will continue to bring you the insights and latest developments on all of the current and emerging Olympic drug scandals, helping you to put them in a greater, global context.