What are performance-enhancing drugs (PEDs) and why is it important to compete clean? What are the side effects of anabolic steroids and how do you recognize the potential signs of use? How does the decision-making model influence an athletes decision to cheat?
Find the answers to these questions and more inside the TrueSport Performance-Enhancing Drugs Lesson! The lesson is available in both digital download and hard copy versions.
Inside this two-piece set, you will find:
- Quick-hitters: Reference these if your time is limited.
- TrueStories: Iconic Sports Story & Athlete Ambassador Story relating to the topic.
- TrueSport Questions: Lead a group discussion with these topics following the TrueStories.
- Coaches' Corner: Look here for more information to educate yourself and become more informed on how to talk about this topic with your athletes.
- TrueSport Chalk Talk: Reinforce the lesson topic with a group discussion.
- TrueSport In Action: Activities to put TrueSport into action within your group.
- Overtime: Information about National Coaching and Health Education Standard alignment, along with supporting quotes and links to additional resources.
In addition to the Performance-Enhancing Drugs Lesson Booklet and Performance-Enhancing Drugs Lesson Companion, you will also receive one-page resources tailored for athletes, parents, and coaches that support the information being presented throughout the TrueSport Lesson. These take-home resources help bring the conversation from the field of play to the dinner table!
Visit TrueSport.org/peds for additional resources such as videos, articles, and more!