‘Swimsuit doping’ bedevils Japan

The obvious Japanese solution is to BAN ALL SWIMSUITS!
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Swimming: Japanese coach urges swimsuit war at Olympics
Macau Daily Times – AFP-Saturday, 26 April 2008—A Japanese Olympic swimming coach on Thursday urged domestic makers to rival Speedo’s record-breaking swimsuit…”It’s swimsuit doping,” Norimasa Hirai, who coaches defending double Olympic breaststroke champion Kosuke Kitajima and others, quoted one of his charges as saying of the LZR Racer [Speedo’s swimsuit]….Japanese Olympic swimmers are obliged by the national federation to wear products supplied on contract by one of three Japanese makers — Mizuno, Asics and Descente — at the Beijing Games…more…

At $550.00 for 100 grams of swimsuit, Speedo’s LZR Racer costs more than dope.

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