• « Sept mois avant les jeux Olympiques d'hiver de Sotchi en 2014, des informations sur un système de triche organisée des athlètes russes ont commencé à circuler. Deux ans plus tard, l'étendue du programme de dopage étatique au coeur du sport soviétique et russe depuis des décennies fut révélée au monde entier. Ce programme de dopage systématique, le plus efficace de tous les temps, je l'ai mis au point, en tant que chimiste et directeur du bien mal nommé centre antidopage de Moscou. Et avec le soutien du FSB, de la police secrète et du gouvernement. Depuis, je suis en exil involontaire de ma patrie, sous protection, craignant chaque jour pour ma vie. Voici mon histoire. »

  • THE RODCHENKOV AFFAIR - HOW I BROUGHT DOWN RUSSIA''S SECRET DOPING EMPIRE Nouv.

    One of the Financial Times ''s ''Fifty people who shaped the decade'' ''The biggest sports scandal the world has ever seen'' In 2015, Russia''s Anti-Doping Centre was suspended by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) following revelations of an elaborate state-sponsored doping programme at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics. Involving a nearly undetectable steroid delivery system known as ''Duchesse cocktail'', tampering and switching of urine samples, and a complex state-sanctioned cover-up, the programme was masterminded by Grigory Rodchenkov. The Rodchenkov Affair tells the full, unadulterated story that was first glimpsed in Bryan Fogel''s award-winning documentary and still continues to captivate and shock the world. Charting the author''s childhood growing up under the Iron Curtain, his first encounter with doping as a 22-year-old student athlete at Moscow State University, and his subsequent career working for the Soviet Olympic Committee, this breathtakingly candid journey reveals a rigged system of flawed individuals, brazen deceit and impossible moral choices.

  • ***Winner of the William Hill Sports Book of the Year, 2020 - the inside story of the Russian doping programme by the man behind it all*** The full story behind Oscar award-winning Icarus One of the Financial Times ''s ''Fifty people who shaped the decade'' ''The biggest sports scandal the world has ever seen'' In 2015, Russia''s Anti-Doping Centre was suspended by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) following revelations of an elaborate state-sponsored doping programme at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics. Involving a nearly undetectable steroid delivery system known as ''Duchesse cocktail'', tampering and switching of urine samples, and a complex state-sanctioned cover-up, the programme was masterminded by Grigory Rodchenkov. The Rodchenkov Affair tells the full, unadulterated story that was first glimpsed in Bryan Fogel''s award-winning documentary and still continues to captivate and shock the world. Charting the author''s childhood growing up under the Iron Curtain, his first encounter with doping as a 22-year-old student athlete at Moscow State University, and his subsequent career working for the Soviet Olympic Committee, this breathtakingly candid journey reveals a rigged system of flawed individuals, brazen deceit and impossible moral choices.

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