This will be in line with the International Doping Criteria, which will allow for athletes to be tested at any time during the progress of the games.
“ We will not tolerate any enhancing performing drugs, being used by any athlete,” says the Minister.
The Minister says there must be a level playing field of fairness during the games.
“ You must go to the Pacific Games on your natural ability and not with the help of drugs,” he adds.
There will be a full cross check of athletes during the games to ensure that those who wish to breach this vital rule.