Substance Steroid Athletes And High School Level The Athletes

1150 Words Oct 21st, 2016 5 Pages
In the world of athletics whether it be professional, collegiate or the high school level the athletes that are better, faster, and stronger will always get more play time in addition to moving on to the next level. With the constant pressure to perform put on the athletes by their coaches or even teammates, many athletes look for ways to enhance their performance. However, this is not something that all of sudden happens but occurs in phases. Phase 1 is using no special substances, phase 2 is the discovery of legal products, phase 3 is using products to do the job, phase 4 is products taken, and the final phase is phase 5, products taken to escape and forget.
One example of a steroid athletes rely on is Stanozolol more commonly referred to as winstrol. Winstrol is a dihydrotestosterone (DHT) derived anabolic steroid that was introduced into the market in the 1950s (Advance Science of Muscle Building, N.A). It provides the athlete with strength gains without all of the extra mass, making it very popular. Winstrol also has the ability to reduce sex hormone binding gloubin, SHBG, and increase anabolic power while reducing androgenicity (Steroid, N.A). It has an anabolic rating of 320 and an androgenic rating of 20 (Advance Science of Muscle Building, N.A). What is even better is that these can be ordered online for a cheap price and ingested orally or injected.
Winstrol is a perfect steroid for aiding in athletic performance for many reasons. One of the top reasons is because…

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