Industrialized Cyclist Notepad


The Same People

Beware of silver-tongued demonweasels in fashionable eyeglasses.

From an interview with Joerg Jaksche on Aussie ABC:

via http://www.abc.net.au/news/2012-10-15/the-world-according-to-lance-key-players/4313246

Jaksche explains how he was introduced to doping by his team manager, and supplied with EPO by his team doctor (not US Postal). He explains how the drug makes the difference between being “permanently dropped” or being able to race. He explains the easy justification for pro riders — “everybody was doing it.” And then he explains the absurd level of hypocrisy which drove him to finally tell all:

The same people who brought me to Fuentes [notorious blood-doping Spanish doctor] and asked me to do EPO doping or use other performance enhancing drugs, they were the same people who suddenly started a movement for credible cycling — and were pointing the finger at us riders.

About these ads

2 Comments so far
Leave a comment

[...] When reading or listening to Vaughters it’s important to keep in mind some things: THE SAME PEOPLE [...]

Pingback by Millar is concerned about Armstrong’s Oprah interview « Industrialized Cyclist Notepad

[...] When reading or listening to Vaughters it’s important to keep in mind some things: THE SAME PEOPLE [...]

Pingback by Lance Armstrong wants to race triathlons, Vaughters reaches seventh level of weaseldom « Industrialized Cyclist Notepad




Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s



Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 78 other followers

%d bloggers like this: