"In one WCG, a player I knew took amphetamines an hour before his match to boost his reflexes." '
Gameplayer has an interview up with Australian WCG Tournament Director Alex Walker in which he reveals that cyber athletes taking drugs to improve performance at gaming tournaments is rife.
"I noticed that you made a mention about people claiming they were better after having a bong or two. That's true. I've seen a number of players at national tournaments who came in "baked" (that's stoned for the uninformed) purely so they could play better. In most cases they did, although obviously they couldn't just pull out another joint midway through."