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More than 4,000 athletes not drugs tested before Rio 2016, WADA Independent Observers report claims

More than 4,000 athletes not drugs tested before Rio 2016, WADA Independent Observers report claims

Dick Straight October 29, 2016 0

From Inside the Games 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) Independent Observers report has revealed. The 55-page

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WADA Independent Observers report blasts role of Rio 2016 in Games-time anti-doping programme

WADA Independent Observers report blasts role of Rio 2016 in Games-time anti-doping programme

Dick Straight October 28, 2016 0

From Inside the Games Logistical arrangements made by Rio 2016 to support the samples collection process have been strongly criticised in a World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Independent Observers report released today. Testing within specific sports is

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Canadian report from day two of athletics at Rio Olympics

Canadian report from day two of athletics at Rio Olympics

Christopher Kelsall August 14, 2016 0

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated Heptathlon Canada’s Brianne Theisen-Eaton went into the 2016 Rio Olympic Games with the goal of winning the gold medal in the heptathlon. She was ranked world number one and

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Kenya’s Rio ban, still a real possibility

Kenya’s Rio ban, still a real possibility

Christopher Kelsall April 5, 2016 0

From Inside the Games Kenya faces its latest examination in its bid to demonstrate improvements have been made to its drug testing programme during a meeting of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Independent Compliance Review

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Court of Arbitration for Sport to replace IOC in taking charge of all doping cases at an Olympic Games

Court of Arbitration for Sport to replace IOC in taking charge of all doping cases at an Olympic Games

Christopher Kelsall March 2, 2016 0

Perhaps this move will remove any potential prejudice or conflict of interest. From Inside the Games Independent adjudicators selected by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) will assume control from the International Olympic Committee (IOC)

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