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Old 11-21-2008, 08:38 AM   #483
Pat McElhone
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Re: T-Nation, Shugart and the Truth About CrossFit

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Originally Posted by Phillip Garrisonq View Post
Well go ask everyone who ever competed against the Soviets, they will tell you differently.

The soviets did use a lot science to produce champions. How much of their champions were the results of scientific based training protocol, validated through rigorous research and testing, or scientific based pharmacology.

Really, this is a question. The eastern Europeans (I believe East Germany was the epi-center of this) were all about drugs. Their relience very heavily on performance enhancing drugs has tainted their credibility.