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Russia looks to curb doping before 2014

Updated: October 23, 2010, 2:29 PM ET
Associated Press

ACAPULCO, Mexico -- Russia plans to clamp down on doping in the run-up to the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, vowing "zero tolerance" in its fight to clean up its programs that have been tainted by use of performance enhancers.

Russia's reputation for doping among skiers and biathletes prompted a warning from the International Ski Federation (FIS) in June to eradicate the problem or risk a ban on its athletes for their home games.

International Olympic Committee President Jacques Rogge ...

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