TITLE

Back on track

AUTHOR(S)
Kuehls, David
PUB. DATE
June 1993
SOURCE
Runner's World;Jun93, Vol. 28 Issue 6, p86
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Profiles world record holder in the 400 meters, Butch Reynolds. His struggle to clear his name since he allegedly failed a drug test after a Grand Prix meet in Monte Carlo; His fight with International Amateur Athletic Federation (IAAF) president Primo Nebiolo; His petition to the U.S. Supreme Court, before his two-year IAAF suspension expired, to let him run in the Olympic Track Trials; IAAF's extension of the suspension; Reynolds' suit and victory; Damages awarded; Interview.
ACCESSION #
9305110377

 

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