Rodchenkov: All track and field athletics Russian national team at the Olympic games 2008 were under doping

Родченков: Вся легкоатлетическая сборная России на ОИ-2008 была под допингом

Grigory Rodchenkov

The informant vada Grigory Rodchenkov said new details of the use of doping in the Russian team.

The former head of the Moscow anti-doping laboratory, Grigory Rodchenkov, who became the hero of a new documentary by a German journalist, Hyo Seppelt, found it difficult to answer the question of whether it is in security in connection with the doping scandal.

In addition, Rodchenkov emphasized that all track and field athletics Russian national team took doping before the Olympic games 2008 in Beijing.

“Enjoy each new day that I am able to live and rejoice in the fact that they can do their favorite things. How can I judge whether I’m safe? There are no close professional killer? To judge this impossible.

Before the Games in Beijing the situation was very simple: everything was allowed. And all of athletics, the Russian team was under doping.

In the period between the Beijing 2008 and London 2012, we changed the strategy of concealment. We controlled everything,” Rodchenkov said in the documentary, which was released on the German TV channel ARD.

Earlier Rodchenkov said that all orders on doping programme went from Putin.

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