In an interview with Le Figaro, decathlete Kevin Mayer talks about the suspension of doping controls due to the coronavirus crisis. A break in the fight against cheaters which greatly worries the tricolor champion who has not been checked for a month and a half, the never-seen. "Frankly, it scares me. I know that the International Federation is talking about not validating all possible Olympic qualifications carried out by the end of December so as not to favor those who could be doped during confinement. But alas, doping is not a reality that during these six months ... ", confided the 2017 world champion who specifies the bottom of his thought:" There are problems much more important than doping but, at the same time, it cannot be denied that there will be some who will jump at the chance. These people, these cheaters have no brains. I put them lower than the ground. Let them go get results while being doped. If they take advantage of a dramatic situation like this, it is their choice of life, which is pathetic. No doubt they are not happy in their life and that they need something that they cannot get properly. In the end, I pity them more than anything else… ”Find the whole interview by following this link.
- Kevin Mayer at Le Figaro: "Brainless cheaters will take advantage of the situation to get doped" - Athletics