Russia’s Public Perception of the Doping Scandal
bobEnjoying the Opening Ceremony? Find out what’s going on in Russia while athletes on the Olympic National Team get tested and turned away from the Rio Games. Robert Orttung gives an inside look into the Russian public reaction to the doping scandal  Watch the video | © Elliott School of International Affairs 

Despite the scandal that caused more than 100 Russian Olympic athletes to get banned sufianvideo2from competing in the Rio Games, Sufian Zhemukhov says things probably won’t change, as the doping culture in Russia runs deeper than 2016. The competitions inside Russia itself are unfair and honest athletes there almost don’t have any chance to win  Watch the video | © Elliott School of International Affairs

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