Is It Fair To Other Athletes Are Enhancing Drugs Essay

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Do you think it's fair to other athletes when some athletes are enhancing drugs? I don’t think it’s fair to other athletes because it’s basically cheating. “Performance enhancers, like steroids and other forms of doping, have a negative effect on long-term health. For than users of these enhancers are hurting themselves in the long run without on the average improving their short-term rewards from athletic competition, as long as competitors also use harmful enhancers. This is the main rationale for trying to ban steroids and other forms of doping from athletic competitions" ( Gary Becker).
Enhancing drugs are not fair for other athletes, is not fair to other athletes because the athlete who is taking the drug as other advantages. The quote stated, "I cannot speak
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Competition can be unfair if there is unequal access to particular enhancements, but equal access can be achieved more predictably by deregulation than by prohibition" ( Norman Fost). I don’t think it’s fair for other athletes when someone are taking drugs to make them play better. All athletes should play like they usually play so the game is fair. If they take drugs the game is not fair for the other athletes that are not taking drugs. The article said, "Performance enhancers, like steroids and other forms of doping, have a negative effect on long-term health. For than users of these enhancers are hurting themselves in the long run without on the average improving their short-term rewards from athletic competition, as long as competitors also use harmful enhancers. This is the main rationale for trying to ban steroids and other forms of doping from athletic competitions" (Gary Becker).When athletes enhance drugs they don’t just play better they get really angry to a point where they want to hurt the person they're competing

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