Olympic Skier Max Hauke Caught Doping With Needle In Arm

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A surprising video got here out on Wednesday of former Olympic cross-country skier Max Hauke being caught red-handed as he acquired a blood transfusion as a part of an try to dope for the Nordic snowboarding world championships in Seefeld, Austria. Hauke, who is definitely a police cadet, was raided by police and the entire thing was caught on digicam. You can clearly see the skier with a needle in his arm and tubes going all over. According to the New York Post, he was receiving a remedy that elevated his crimson blood cell depend by way of a process that eliminated his blood, doped it up, after which transfused it again in his physique.

Hauke is coaching companions with Andrew Young of Britain, who stated he was upset with Hauke and what he noticed. 

“I get nauseous. It is disgusting to take a look at,” Young stated. “There is not any room for it in sports activities and I didn't understand that he was doing it. It is troublesome to explain what you're feeling after seeing a good friend dishonest. I don’t hate him, however on the identical time, I don’t need him again within the cross-country circuit. You can’t come again after you’ve carried out that.”

Hauke reportedly admitted to doping and has been cooperating with the police investigation. It is believed that the sting was part of a bigger German-based "felony operation" that has allegedly been within the doping enterprise for fairly a while now.