Digital Archives | Aug 2, 1999 | 3:18

Canadian roller hockey player tests positive; team loses medals

Steve Vezina admits taking stimulants and steroids, costing his team a gold medal.

Now Playing on CBC Radio Help Refresh

CBC Radio One

Listen Live Ottawa change

CBC Radio 2

Listen Live Eastern change

CBC Radio 3

Listen Live Radio 3
Digital Archives - Can gene doping build the perfect athlete?Jun 26, 2004 | 20:54Digital Archives Can gene doping build the perfect athlete? Audio
Digital Archives Can gene doping build the perfect athlete? Jun 26, 2004 | 20:54New science raises the spectre of altering athletes' DNA to improve performance.
Digital Archives - Beckie Scott gets her gold medalJun 25, 2004 | 1:56Digital Archives Beckie Scott gets her gold medal Video
Digital Archives Beckie Scott gets her gold medal Jun 25, 2004 | 1:56More than two years after finishing behind two doped skiers, gold.
Digital Archives - The price of 'roid rage'Jun 5, 2004 | 8:26Digital Archives The price of 'roid rage' Audio
Digital Archives The price of 'roid rage' Jun 5, 2004 | 8:26Bob Hazelton lost a fight to George Foreman. Then he lost his legs, and nearly his mind, to steroids.
Digital Archives - Bodybuilders use insulin and steroids, with doctor's helpMar 7, 2004 | 10:54Digital Archives Bodybuilders use insulin and steroids, with doctor's help Audio
Digital Archives Bodybuilders use insulin and steroids, with doctor's help Mar 7, 2004 | 10:54UK bodybuilders use almost anything to bulk up. Doctors try to keep them alive.
Digital Archives - Tennis player Greg Rusedski defends his positive testFeb 8, 2004 | 2:00Digital Archives Tennis player Greg Rusedski defends his positive test Video
Digital Archives Tennis player Greg Rusedski defends his positive test Feb 8, 2004 | 2:00Montreal-born pro comes home to face ATP tribunal over nandrolone test.
Digital Archives - Scientists race the clock to detect the 'undetectable' drugJan 7, 2004 | 15:33Digital Archives Scientists race the clock to detect the 'undetectable' drug Video
Digital Archives Scientists race the clock to detect the 'undetectable' drug Jan 7, 2004 | 15:33Labs around the world rush to develop a test for human growth hormone before the Athens Olympics.
Digital Archives - Drugs in minor hockeyDec 10, 2003 | 2:03Digital Archives Drugs in minor hockey Video
Digital Archives Drugs in minor hockey Dec 10, 2003 | 2:03A report claims half the players in Canada's junior hockey leagues are taking banned substances.
Digital Archives - Beckie Scott: from bronze to silver to goldMay 19, 2002 | 8:58Digital Archives Beckie Scott: from bronze to silver to gold Audio
Digital Archives Beckie Scott: from bronze to silver to gold May 19, 2002 | 8:58Canada's cross-country skiing sweetheart was happy with third place, until she learned the two women that beat her were cheating.
Digital Archives - Weightlifter still stigmatized 20 years after Pan Am scandalFeb 7, 2002 | 9:52Digital Archives Weightlifter still stigmatized 20 years after Pan Am scandal Video
Digital Archives Weightlifter still stigmatized 20 years after Pan Am scandal Feb 7, 2002 | 9:52Guy Greavette moves on with his life, but not his reputation.
Digital Archives - World Anti-Doping Agency chooses Canada for headquartersAug 21, 2001 | 2:08Digital Archives World Anti-Doping Agency chooses Canada for headquarters Video
Digital Archives World Anti-Doping Agency chooses Canada for headquarters Aug 21, 2001 | 2:08The World Anti-Doping Agency's move to Montreal is a vote of confidence Canada will keep earning.
Digital Archives - Too many banned substances?Dec 17, 2000 | 8:36Digital Archives Too many banned substances? Video
Digital Archives Too many banned substances? Dec 17, 2000 | 8:36Tracking 700 prohibited substances may be so expensive and bewildering that it jeopardizes the very principle of drug testing. Footage: Equine Canada
Digital Archives - Canadian roller hockey player tests positive; team loses medalsAug 2, 1999 | 3:18Digital Archives Canadian roller hockey player tests positive; team loses medals Video
Digital Archives Canadian roller hockey player tests positive; team loses medals Aug 2, 1999 | 3:18Steve Vezina admits taking stimulants and steroids, costing his team a gold medal.
Digital Archives - The East German medal machineJun 18, 1998 | 7:22Digital Archives The East German medal machine Video
Digital Archives The East German medal machine Jun 18, 1998 | 7:22The systemic use of steroids in East German swimmers wins medals but leaves a legacy of illness and doubt.
Digital Archives - Ben Johnson's life out of the limelightMay 4, 1997 | 7:32Digital Archives Ben Johnson's life out of the limelight Audio
Digital Archives Ben Johnson's life out of the limelight May 4, 1997 | 7:32A decade removed from his glory, Ben Johnson reflects on his controversial past and uncertain future.
Digital Archives - Should cheating athletes be given the chance to try again?May 4, 1997 | 10:59Digital Archives Should cheating athletes be given the chance to try again? Audio
Digital Archives Should cheating athletes be given the chance to try again? May 4, 1997 | 10:59A debate over the ethics of giving Ben Johnson and other athletes second (or third) chances.

1 of 3