UK Athletics have released a statement in response to Mo Farah's decision to stick by coach Alberto Salazar amid allegations that he broke anti-doping laws.
CEO Niels de Vos explained:
Meanwhile, UK Athletics Chairman Ed Warner said:
“Our independent review will continue and will report its findings and recommendations, as previously announced, in early August.”
Mo Farah has issued a statement explaining that he will stand by underfire coach Alberto Salazar despite recent allegations that he broke anti-doping laws.
Farah demanded proof from Salazar, the subject of a BBC Panorama investigation earlier this month, that he was completely innocent.
In an open 1,200 word letter earlier this week, the 56 year-old coach denied all of the accusations in detail, and Farah responded by posting the following message on his official Facebook page today: