WADA & Doping

All editorial content to do with WADA and doping issues around the world.

The IAAF needs to remove Justin Gatlin’s entire competitive history, to be taken seriously

© Copyright - 2017 - Athletics Illustrated Just as a leopard cannot change its spots, Justin Gatlin apparently cannot change his cheating ways. To be taken...

International Federations told names of 300 Russian athletes on Rodchenkov list

From Inside the Games Names of around 300 Russian athletes have been given to International Federations by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) in Lausanne today...

IOC back Rodchenkov as a reliable witness as first details of why Russians disqualified...

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) have backed former Moscow Laboratory director Grigory Rodchenkov as a "truthful witness" in their first reasoned decision published following...

Olympic Summit calls for all athlete commissions to be elected in apparent dig at...

All sports organisations have been once again urged to elect Athlete Commissions in order to "respect the principles of democratic legitimacy, universality and diversity"...

WADA provisionally suspends Paris Laboratory

From Inside the Games The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has provisionally suspended the accreditation of the Paris laboratory. A ban has been placed on the facility...

WADA set to face scrutiny at Paris meeting from Governments over criticism of NADOs

From Inside the Games Public authority representatives within the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) are set to make their opposition to Sir Craig Reedie’s criticism of...

WADA forced to scrap original ADAMS upgrade and take financial hit

From Inside the Games The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has been forced to scrap original plans for a new version of its ADAMS data management...

CAS upholds life bans imposed by IAAF on Diack, Balakhnichev and Melnikov

With their incredible track records of extortion, bribery, cover-ups, and lies, one would assume that Papa Massata Diack, Valentin Balakhnichev and Alexei Melnikov, would never work...

Movie Review: Icarus; a shocking look at systematic doping in Russia

© Copyright - 2017 - Athletics Illustrated Genre: Documentary Release: August 4, 2017 Director: Bryan Fogel Music: Adam Peters Producers: Bryan Fogel, Dan Cogan, James R. Swartz, David Fialkow Cast:...

Russia apologise for doping scandal but IAAF vote overwhelmingly to keep ban in place

From Inside the Games An appeal from Russia to have its suspension by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) lifted failed at the world...