Poland’s Witold Banka and China’s Yang Yang have each been re-elected to their second, and final, three year terms leading the global anti-doping authority.
The World Anti-Doping Association wants American collegiate and professional sports to sign up for the World Anti-Doping Code. It probably won’t work.
The WADA report from after the Tokyo Olympics criticized “the lack of anti-doping knowledge” of some CAS Anti-Doping Division members.
Even though less samples were taken in 2021 than pre-pandemic, more out-of-competition samples were taken this year than in 2019.
The United States Government paid the final $1.3 million owed to WADA after a back-and-forth conflict dating back to June of 2020.
The World Anti-Doping Agency has announced the approval of dried blood spot testing as a method of doping control, set to come into effect later this year.
La sanción no mantiene a los atletas rusos completamente fuera de la competición internacional, pero impedirá que Rusia, como nación, compita en Tokio 2020.
Il CAS conferma la sanzione per la Russia a causa dello scandalo RUSADA ma riduce la sospensione a 2 anni e varrà fino al 2022.
The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) partially upheld a ban on Russia’s participation in international sport, reducing the ban from four years to two.
After the White House threatened to pull funding from WADA, and calls for a US Olympic ban, the two sides had a de-escelation last week.
A principios de este verano, el gobierno de los EE.UU. amenazó con retirar los fondos de la AMA, quien ha respondido con la posibilidad de exclusión olímpica.
WADA risponde alla minaccia degli Stati Uniti di ritirare i fondi nazionali dicendo che questa decisione potrebbe avere ricadute sugli atleti statunitensi.
Earlier this summer, the U.S. government threatened to withdraw funding from WADA. Now, WADA has fired back with the possibility of Olympic exclusion.
La WADA ha pubblicato il proprio piano quinquennale per la lotta al doping basato sulla centralità del ruolo dell’atleta.
To extend WADA’s reach and efficacy, Banka is seeking help from corporations. WADA is currently funded by public bodies, like the IOC.