Angelo A. Haddad

Angelo A. Haddad is a lifelong resident of Bakersfield, a Retired Command in the Coast Guard Reserve, and a Eucharistic Lay Minister at Trinity Anglican Church.

The rules and standards of athletic competition were established to prevent athletes and teams from having a competitive advantage over their opponents by creating “a level playing field.” Consider:

• Athletes are prevented from completing in the Olympic games and other sports if they test positive for “performance enhancing drugs,” such as steroids.