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The search for size: a doping risk factor in adolescent rugby?

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  • Twitter Follow Benjamin Jones at @23benjones and Susan Backhouse at @susanbackhouse

  • Competing interests SHB, JM and LW have received funding from the Rugby Football Union to examine schoolboy use of performance and image enhancing substances. KT and BJ have received financial assistance from Yorkshire Carnegie Rugby Union Club to support the development of junior rugby players in Yorkshire.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; internally peer reviewed.

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