Thursday, August 13, 2020

WADA Proposes Charter of Athletes’ Rights in Wake of Russian Doping Scandal

By Nick Butler | A draft Charter of Athletes' Rights has been proposed by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) to provide more protection on areas...

Russian Hackers Target Top American Stars After Launching Cyber Attack on WADA

Anti-doping bodies have fiercely criticized Russian hackers for leaking confidential documents about leading United States athletes in order to accuse them of illegal drug...

Reedie Re-elected WADA President, Norwegian Sports Minister Chosen as Vice-President

Sir Craig Reedie was elected for a second consecutive three-year term as President of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) at the body’s Foundation Board...

Anti-Doping ‘Not a Priority’ for Sporting Integrity Global Alliance, Says ICSS Chief

International Centre for Sport Security (ICSS) chief executive Emanuel Macedo de Medeiros has said here today that anti-doping is not a priority for the...

WADA to Seek Legal Advice Before Acting on Osaka Rule Reintroduction

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) will take legal advice before making any move to reintroduce the controversial Osaka Rule. "We will take legal advice before...

Report Claims More Than 4,000 Athletes not Drug Tested Before Rio 2016

More than 4,000 athletes were not drugs tested in 2016 before competing at the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, the World Anti-Doping Agency...

WADA to Establish Independent Testing Authority

An Independent Testing Authority (ITA) will be established and could be in operation before next year's Winter Olympic Games after the proposal was rubber-stamped...

Sir Craig Reedie Honored with 2016 Eagle Award from the United States Sports Academy

Eminent sports administrator Sir Craig Reedie, president of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) and a vice president of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), has...

WADA Foundation Board Approves Whistleblower Program, Sanctioning Framework

Reelected President of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), Sir Craig Reedie, is joined by the Agency’s new Vice President, Linda Hofstand Helleland, who was...

World Anti-Doping Agency Releases 2018 Banned Substances List

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) this week published its 2018 list of prohibited substances and methods, which details what substances are banned in particular...

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