UKA have released a statement re-emphasisng their position on the use of supplements in athletics. For those Herts Phoenix athletes who may already/be thinking about the use of supplements to help them with training and competiton. Please make sure you are fully aware of the risks and have spoken to your coaches in depth about the potential benefits.
"Athletes may choose to use supplements but should be aware of the facts and risks, so that their choice is an informed one.
There is no 100% guarantee that any supplement is safe and UKA has set out their position on supplements, providing clear advice to athletes, and those who support athletes, on how to reduce the real risk of inadvertent doping posed by supplement use.
View the UKA Supplement Position Statement:
Any queries can be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org or 0121 7138466.
UK Athletics Anti-Doping Team"