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But Goucher said: "Unfortunately for Mo his legacy is tainted and it is poor judgement. (Reuters) - Athletics whistleblower Kara Goucher wants Alberto Salazar's Nike Oregon Project (NOP) shut down in the wake of the coach's four-year suspension for … She later testified at two arbitration hearings in the Salazar case. He split with Salazar in 2017, which was the same year the coach was first charged by Usada, but the Briton insists he was not aware of the doping charges at the time. An athlete-turned-whistleblower, previously coached by Alberto Salazar, has called for his Nike Oregon Project (NOP) to be closed down. "Because it's something we've fought for for so long," she said. They really need to shut it down and give athletes a chance to train under someone new and fresh.". They found that I was prescribed testosterone for my own medical use and that I did not use it in connection with training Oregon Project athletes.”, In a statement after the initial ruling, Salazar said the six-year investigation into the Oregon Project had subjected him and his athletes to “unjust, unethical and highly damaging treatment from USADA.”, In announcing the penalty, USADA said its investigation included “eyewitness proof, testimonies, contemporaneous emails and patient records.”. The sports area Sport Salazar’s Nike Oregon Project should be shut down – whistleblower. To continue enjoying Sportstar, you can turn off your adblocker or subscribe to Sportstar Plus. She lost sponsorships. Tap the button below on your phone to follow us! Users are reminded that they are fully responsible for their own created content and their own posts, comments and submissions and fully and effectively warrant and indemnify Journal Media in relation to such content and their ability to make such content, posts, comments and submissions available. Goucher collects a world 10,000m silver medal in 2017, upgraded from the bronze she was awarded at 2007 championships. "It's so disappointing to see that he [Parker] knew about that and didn't step in and didn't raise any red flag. - Alberto is the person tarnishing your reputation and that's where your anger should be directed," Goucher said. In Doha, the Salazar-coached Sifan Hassan of the Netherlands took the women's 1,500m and 10,000m titles and angrily hit out at speculation about her performances, saying she had "shown the world I am a clean athlete" and that she was ready to be tested every day to prove her innocence. Sites: A key whistle-blower in the case which saw coach Alberto Salazar banned for four years for doping violations says the Nike Oregon Project (NOP) he ran should be shut down. In 2011, Goucher went to the F.B.I. Informations sur votre appareil et sur votre connexion Internet, y compris votre adresse IP, Navigation et recherche lors de l’utilisation des sites Web et applications Verizon Media. The lawyers played a tape of a profanity-filled interview Kara Goucher gave in 2016 after the Olympic Trials marathon, in which she finished fourth, one spot away from making the United States team. Nike has said it will support Salazar in his appeal, with the US sportswear giant arguing that the decision over Salazar “had nothing to do with administering banned substances to any Oregon Project athlete“. Whistleblower and former Nike Oregon Project assistant coach Steve Magness. It comes down to people saying, ‘I saw this.’ We need to change the culture of people being vilified for coming forward and start listening to them.”. An athlete-turned-whistleblower previously coached by banned coach Alberto Salazar has called for his Nike Oregon Project (NOP) to be closed down. "It's starting to be exposed just how much of a grip they have over our sport and it needs to change.". and USADA in 2011 when she could no longer stomach tactics that she believed constituted cheating. For more information on cookies please refer to our cookies policy. Read about our approach to external linking. Goucher reached her breaking point during a comeback after the birth of her son. US runner Donavan Brazier was the other NOP athlete to win gold, taking the men’s 800m title. Read: Focussed on Olympic qualification not medal, says Avinash Sable. "But at the same time I will take this as a victory because I didn't think it would happen because it was a David v Goliath situation.". Athletes from his group won three gold medals at last week’s World Athletics Championships Doha. The panel also found they administered or attempted to administer a prohibited method to multiple track and field athletes. Nike does not condone the use of banned substances in any manner. "I read that she is angry with the world - Alberto is the person tarnishing your reputation and that's where your anger should be directed," Goucher said. "I feel really bad for the athletes because I'm sure many of them are innocent, but it's not my decision," she said. Salazar was last week banned for four years, in the middle of the World Athletics Championships, following a four-year investigation by the US Anti-Doping Agency (USADA). Then, last Monday, some measure of validation finally arrived. "I just can't imagine a scenario where my coach was accused of that and I stayed. “Maybe because of what I did, others won’t have to deal with what I had to go through.”. "I mean the CEO of Nike [Mark Parker] - instead of saying 'we're going to cut ties with Alberto', immediately said 'we did our own internal investigation and we don't think he did anything wrong and we will support his appeal'. To embed this post, copy the code below on your site, 600px wide On the verdict being delivered, she said: "It was hard for me to believe and, as the days have gone on and I've seen people's reaction, it's felt more real and I feel we've finally made a little progress in the fight. They … Stay civil, stay constructive, stay on topic. ", Colin Jackson investigates eating disorders in British sport. Irish sport images provided by Inpho Photography unless otherwise stated. “It’s been an emotional and heavy last few weeks,” said Kara Goucher, an Olympian who once regarded Salazar as a father figure, then went to the F.B.I. "So I think that's the next step really, making people feel comfortable. He remained at Nike, nervously, for another 18 months, then left to work at another shoe company that promised to raise his yearly salary to $75,000, from $48,000. A competitive runner, he was pushing his body to the limit in training and working full time as a Nike sports scientist. US runner Kara Goucher, who was coached by Salazar from 2004 to 2011 and provided key evidence in the case against him, told the BBC on Sunday she wants the NOP to be shut down. They have been ridiculed, castigated and dismissed, as those who take on people in positions of power often are. for doping violations says the Nike Oregon Project (NOP) he ran should be shut down. Almost immediately, Mackey called USADA and shared his observations. Salazar sat a few feet away, surrounded by his wife and at least five lawyers. USADA’s findings backed what the whistle-blowers characterized for investigators as unjust, unethical and highly damaging treatment of athletes. “I was a part of a culture that was so manipulative and so controlling and so wrong.”. Découvrez comment nous utilisons vos informations dans notre Politique relative à la vie privée et notre Politique relative aux cookies. “I just finally realized that I am a part of the problem,” she said. The investigation into Salazar began after a BBC Panorama programme in 2015. For years, Mackey never knew if his call to USADA had generated any action. Yet he eventually came back to this: “Not doing it is not an option because what was going on goes against everything I believe in in sport.”. She later testified at two arbitration hearings in the Salazar case. ", In a letter sent to all employees on 1 October, seen by the BBC, Nike boss Mark Parker said that while the panel did not find that Salazar or anyone in the Oregon Project administered any banned substances, it "upheld three charges against Alberto, all of which were committed without an intent or effect to dope or cheat. "I feel really bad for the athletes because I'm sure many of them are innocent, but it's not my decision," said Goucher. That did not make her testimony any less true, she said. Despite his denials, Goucher's claims were key to a Usada investigation and she testified at two arbitration hearings. Mo Farah and Galen Rupp celebrate their 1-2 finish after the 2012 Olympic 10,000m with their coach Alberto Salazar.
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