Damsgaard faces criticism over anti-doping programme

Dr. Rasmus Damsgaard

Dr. Rasmus Damsgaard (Image credit: Sabine Sunderland/Cyclingnews)

Doctor Rasmus Damsgaard has recently become the subject of public criticism by his former boss, who has questioned his ethics and independence in running the anti-doping programs of CSC/Saxo Bank and Astana in an interview with the Danish newspaper Berlingske Tidene. Damsgaard was once heralded as the creator of the "best doping control program world-wide", but has now split with the hospital which helped make the program a reality.

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