The misadventures of drug testing

Updated: June 19, 2014, 9:19 AM ET
By Lindsey Van | Special to espnW.com

I believe being an athlete is the best job in the world. But sometimes it presents unique challenges, such as the not-so-glorious requirement of drug testing.

Most people know athletes are tested for performance-enhancing drugs to keep a sport clean and fair, and I'm a full supporter of that. But most people, including even my close friends and family, don't know how intrusive the process can be.

Even though I have been in the registered testing pool ...

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