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You may not have experienced a drugs test in sport yet, but if you continue to develop your talent then you may be tested in the next couple of years.
Drug-testing is one of the main ways that UK Anti-Doping underpins an athlete's achievements as clean.
Being tested for the first time can be slightly daunting. Always remember that you can take someone with you if you are chosen to be tested.
What Happens During a Test?
Tests are carried out by trained people known as Doping Control Personnel.
As you develop as an athlete drug testing may become a regular occurrence. You can find out more at in the Performance Athlete area here.