sportsmanship

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fairness in following the rules of the game

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With offices in Vancouver and boundless testing grounds on Whistler and beyond, Recon Instruments is dedicated to advancing performance, participation and the ethos of sport.
We are particularly encouraged that the emphasis appears to be on providing quality facilities for elite athletes while at the same time remaining true to the ethos of sport for all in making sure these facilities are available for the wider community.
Cycling provided the decade with one of its most harrowing moments when English cyclist Tommy Simpson paid the ultimate price for abusing the ethos of sport - dying of a drugs overdose in the middle of that most gruelling of sporting events, the Tour de France, in 1967.
Or is helping someone a perversion of the whole ethos of sport, which is competition?
To be playing for Manchester United at this level at his age is an extraordinary example of a top player looking after himself and taking on board the modern day ethos of sports science.