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Anti-doping update, June 18, 2014

Anti-doping update, June 18, 2014

18/06/14 - In accordance with Article 14.5 of the World Anti-Doping Code (the Code), WADA, acting as a central clearinghouse for Doping Control data, annually publishes statistical reports as reported by the WADA... |

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Anti-Doping Update April 17, 2013

Anti-Doping Update April 17, 2013

17/04/13 - As a part of ITU’s continuing education plan, we would like to direct your attention to a recent meeting WADA had to discuss anti-doping education in Latin American and Spanish-speaking Caribbean... |

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ITU’s Registered Testing Pool for second quarter

ITU’s Registered Testing Pool for second quarter

28/03/13 - The current ITU Registered Testing Pool (RTP) for the second quarter of 2013 is from April 1, 2013 to June 30, 2013.  Athletes in the ITU RTP are reminded that updates to their whereabouts information are... |

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WADA alert on black market substance

WADA alert on black market substance

22/03/13 - It has come to WADA’s attention that the black market substance GW501516 is being sold to and used by some athletes. The side effect of this chemical compound is so serious that WADA is taking the rare... |

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Anti-Doping Update March 14, 2013

Anti-Doping Update March 14, 2013

14/03/13 - ADAMS recently announced the release of Version 3.3 in early April, which will include the following enhancements: Improved Whereabouts Submission Process & Update Notification IMPORTANT: This... |

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Anti-Doping Update February 27, 2013

Anti-Doping Update February 27, 2013

27/02/13 - In this week’s anti-doping update, ITU would like to share this article from WADA’s “Play True” magazine. The article, written by Professor MJ McNamee makes the argument for why the ‘spirit of sport’ is... |

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Anti-Doping Update February 20

Anti-Doping Update February 20

20/02/13 - WADA President John Fahey delivered his annual address to the world’s media in London on Tuesday and called on governments and international sports federations to step up their efforts in the fight... |

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Anti-Doping Update February 6, 2013

Anti-Doping Update February 6, 2013

06/02/13 - According to a media release from WADA, their “Athlete Committee has called on anti-doping organizations (ADOs) to increase the levels of education and information in their anti-doping programs. At a... |

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Anti-Doping Update December 18, 2012

Anti-Doping Update December 18, 2012

18/12/12 - The ITU Registered Testing Pool (RTP) has been announced for the first quarter of 2013. The first quarter is from January 1 to March 31, 2013. Athletes in the ITU RTP are reminded that updates to their... |

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Anti-doping Update December 6, 2012

Anti-doping Update December 6, 2012

06/12/12 - On December 3, 2012, WADA announced “that it had published the second draft of the 2015 World Anti-Doping Code following careful consideration of all recommendations received during the second... |

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Anti-Doping Update November 22, 2012

Anti-Doping Update November 22, 2012

22/11/12 - Several announcements were recently made after the World Anti-Doping Agency’s (WADA) Foundation Board meeting. According to WADA “WADA’s Foundation Board was presented with the second draft of the... |

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Mark Fretta receives sanction for USADA anti-doping violation

Mark Fretta receives sanction for USADA anti-doping violation

14/11/12 - The ITU Anti-doping team would like to share a media release from the United States Anti-doping Agency (USADA) announcing that Mark Fretta (USA) has been sanctioned for an anti-doping rule violation.... |

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Anti-Doping Update September 25, 2012

Anti-Doping Update September 25, 2012

25/09/12 - Ria Damgren Nilsson, ITU executive board member and liaison to ITU’s anti-doping team, attended a very important anti-doping conference this past weekend in Stockholm, Sweden.  The two-day Symposium... |

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ITU’s Registered Testing Pool for the fourth quarter of 2012

ITU’s Registered Testing Pool for the fourth quarter of 2012

19/09/12 - The ITU Registered Testing Pool (RTP) for the fourth quarter of 2012 is from October 1 to December 31.  Athletes in the ITU RTP are reminded that updates to their whereabouts information are now due for... |

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Anti-Doping Updates September 5, 2012

Anti-Doping Updates September 5, 2012

05/09/12 - The ITU Anti-doping team would like you to be aware of the tremendous strides being made in Africa recently. According to their website, WADA and the Fondation Internationale Olympafrica launched the... |

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Anti-Doping Updates August 29, 2012

Anti-Doping Updates August 29, 2012

29/08/12 - The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) recently made the decision in the United Kingdom to ban sports supplement Jack3D, believed to contain WADA-banned substance DMAA.  According... |

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WADA President’s message ahead of London 2012 Olympic Games

WADA President’s message ahead of London 2012 Olympic Games

24/07/12 - On the eve of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, ITU would like to share with you WADA President’s John Fahey’s words from the WADA newsletter. WADA President John Fahey has called on... |

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Anti-Doping Updates April 25, 2012

Anti-Doping Updates April 25, 2012

25/04/12 - The ITU Anti-doping Team would like to congratulate the London 2012 Anti-Doping Laboratory for the duration of this summer’s Olympic and Paralympic Games on WADA granting them accreditation. According... |

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WADA invites application for its 2012 Social Science Target Research Grant Program

WADA invites application for its 2012 Social Science Target Research Grant Program

07/03/12 - The ITU Anti-doping team would like to draw attention to the World Anti-doping Agency’s (WADA) call for research into why athletes choose not to dope. According to WADA, “in a bid to further develop... |

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WADA release new Say NO! to Doping video

WADA release new Say NO! to Doping video

31/01/12 - The ITU Anti-Doping Team would like everyone to know that the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has released a ‘Say NO! To Doping’ video clip as the latest element in an awareness campaign that is fast... |

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ITU Anti-Doping encourages coaches and athletes to try WADA’s CoachTrue

ITU Anti-Doping encourages coaches and athletes to try WADA’s CoachTrue

10/01/12 - The ITU Anti-Doping Team would like to challenge all coaches and athletes to take the CoachTrue course on the World Anti-Doping Agency website. The following features are included in the elite-level... |

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New Prohibited List from the World Anti-doping Agency

New Prohibited List from the World Anti-doping Agency

06/01/12 - The ITU Anti-doping team would like to wish everyone a very happy new year.  With a new year comes a new Prohibited List from the World Anti-doping Agency. The 2012 Prohibited List is now valid and is... |

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Latest Anti-Doping Updates from WADA

Latest Anti-Doping Updates from WADA

30/11/11 - The ITU Anti-doping Team would like you to know of some recent World Anti-doping Agency (WADA) announcements. WADA Releases updated Guidelines for the Reporting and Management of Elevated TE Ratios and... |

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WADA reconfirms ITU is compliant with release of new list

WADA reconfirms ITU is compliant with release of new list

21/11/11 - The ITU Anti-doping Team would like people to be aware that the World Anti-doping Agency (WADA) released their list of compliant organisations recently.  Their Compliance Report was approved by its... |

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WADA enhance Play True magazine’s electronic platform

WADA enhance Play True magazine’s electronic platform

27/10/11 - The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has recently announced a revamp of the electronic version of its Play True magazine. The electronic magazine will supplement the current WADA website by providing... |

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WADA release its 2012 List of Prohibited Substances and Methods

WADA release its 2012 List of Prohibited Substances and Methods

12/10/11 - The ITU Anti-doping team would like you to know that following approval by the World Anti-Doping Agency’s (WADA) Executive Committee on September 17, the 2012 List of Prohibited Substances and Methods is... |

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WADA adds Formoterol as an exception to beta-2agonists for 2012

WADA adds Formoterol as an exception to beta-2agonists for 2012

24/09/11 - The ITU Anti-doping team would like everyone to be aware of some decisions that were recently made at the World Anti-Doping Agency’s Executive Board meeting. In addition to approving the 2012 Prohibited... |

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WADA sets out its strategic plan for the next five years

WADA sets out its strategic plan for the next five years

03/08/11 - WADA has published the fourth revision of its Strategic Plan, which covers the period from 2011 to 2016. The plan, which was created in 2001 and revised in 2004 and 2007, has been developed to align... |

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WADA President Fahey urges more blood test

WADA President Fahey urges more blood test

20/07/11 - The ITU Anti-doping team would like to update people on a presentation that the World Anti-Doping Agency President John Fahey delivered to the IOC Session in Durban, South Africa last week where he... |

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WADA’s statement: Detection of doping with peptide hormones

WADA’s statement: Detection of doping with peptide hormones

24/06/11 - The ITU Anti-doping team would like to call attention to a recent statement from the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) about the detection of doping with peptide hormones. The following is from WADA’s... |

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ITU compliant with WADA

ITU compliant with WADA

04/03/11 - Triathlon’s commitment to clean sport has been recognised with The World Anti-Doping Agency officially confirming the ITU is in full compliance of its world anti-doping code. ITU president Marisol Casado... |

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WADA seeking proposals for Social Science Target Research Grant Program

WADA seeking proposals for Social Science Target Research Grant Program

22/02/11 - The ITU Anti-doping Department would like athletes and coaches to be aware of the following news item from the World Anti-Doping Agency. “The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) is calling for proposals for... |

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WADA’s Foundation Board met in Montreal

WADA’s Foundation Board met in Montreal

24/11/10 - The World Anti-doping Agency’s Foundation Board (WADA) met in Montreal, Canada, on November 21, 2010, at WADA Headquarters. A number of items, including the Hon. John Fahey being endorsed for a second... |

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WADA launches an online tool CoachTrue

WADA launches an online tool CoachTrue

16/11/10 - The ITU Anti-doping Team would like coaches of elite and recreational athletes to be aware that the World Anti-doping Agency (WADA) has launched an online tool for them called CoachTrue. Coaches have an... |

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ITU at WADA Education Meetings

ITU at WADA Education Meetings

15/10/10 - One of ITU’s Anti-doping team members is in Montreal for WADA Education Committee meetings which will take place on October 14 and 15. Leslie Buchanan, a WADA Education member since January 2010, is... |

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WADA’s Play True Online Quiz

19/02/10 - If you have already tried your luck at the World Anti-doping Agency’s (WADA) Play True online quiz, you may want to try it again. WADA has redesigned the Play True Quiz. The Quiz, now available in 22... |

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WADA Play True Special Issue

WADA Play True Special Issue

27/01/10 - The ITU Anti-doping Team would like to announce that the World Anti-doping Agency (WADA) has released a special issue of its flagship magazine, Play True, outlining WADA’s role at the upcoming Olympic... |

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Leslie Buchanan Selected for WADA Education Committee

Leslie Buchanan Selected for WADA Education Committee

02/12/09 - ITU Director of Anti-doping, Leslie Buchanan, has been selected to sit on the World Anti-doping Agency (WADA) Education Committee from 1 January 2010. Her appointment will last for three years with the... |

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