The WADA independent commission report which said Russia was guilty of state-sponsored doping
also added that it was not the only country "facing the problem of orchestrated doping
Athletics in Kenya has come under scrutiny in the wake of Russia's provisional suspension by world governing body the IAAF following WADA's revelations of systematic doping
On Monday an anti-doping
commission report alleged widespread corruption in Russia, triggering one of the biggest doping
scandals in sporting history .
Minister of Youth and Sports Lahcen Sekkouri met, Friday in Paris, with Africa Regional Office Director for the World Anti-Doping
Agency (WADA) Rodney Swigelaar, on the sidelines of his participation in the 5th Conference of Parties (COP 5) to the International Convention against Doping
in Sport, held at UNESCO Headquarters on Oct.
The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has called for a major focus on improving education and enhancing prevention tools to fight doping
Nevertheless, there are many reported doping
cases in professional sports.
The two-day fifth Anti-Doping
Laboratory Qatar (ADLQ) symposium opened in Doha on Tuesday with officials from World Anti-Doping
Authority (WADA), doping
laboratories and doping
commissions focusing on 'Global Trends in Anti-doping
al-Busaidi, Chairman of the Gulf States and Yemen RADO in which he said that the Omani Anti-Doping
Committee managed to achieve many successes throughout the period of their work in the training aspects of its cadres in the field of awareness of the dangers of doping
substances in Sport, in addition to the declaration of the legal committees (Hearing Committee, Disciplinary Committee and the Exemption Committee for Therapeutic Purposes) in the Omani Anti-Doping
Committee, adding that the committee has made excellent relations with international organizations and bodies in the field of anti-doping
, and this meeting is clear evidence of the importance of the role of the Omani Anti-Doping
Committee in carrying out its duties.
Nairobi: Kenya's sports minster warned on Friday that athletes caught doping
would be consigned to the "dustbin of history", in a bid to repair the reputation of the east African country's fabled distance runners.
NAIROI, Rabi'I 18, 1436, Jan 9, 2015, SPA -- Kenya's under-pressure athletics federation has announced new regulations meant to curb a spike in doping
cases among the country's famed distance runners, AP reported.
DICK Pound, the hardhitting former president of the World Anti-Doping
Agency is to head an independent commission investigating allegations of systematic doping
and extensive cover-ups in Russia.
In response to three positive doping
tests by Kazakhstan riders, the country's National Anti-Doping
Centre along with the Kazakhstan Cycling Federation will introduce biometric passport monitoring of domestic professional cyclists from 2015, the CyclingNews reports.