Sport has many health and lifestyle benefits for young people. It teaches children social skills, as well as the values of honesty, teamwork, fair play, respect for themselves and others, and adherence to rules.
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has published the 2017 Prohibited List (the Prohibited List), which will come into effect on 1 January 2017.
Athletes can spend their entire lives working towards a career goal – whether it is the Olympics, a National Championship or a Grand Final.
The life of an athlete is not an easy one, especially if your aim is to represent your country at the Olympics.
Doping programs succeed through secrecy. Breaking the veil of secrecy requires a special person with courage and conviction.
Searching for a medication or substance through the ASADA website has changed … for the better.
Receiving intravenous (IV) infusions and injections outside of clinical settings is risky with possible consequences to your health and sporting career.
The Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority’s (ASADA) office will be closed over the Christmas and New Year holidays (closed from Friday, 25 December and will re-open on Monday, 4 January 2016).
Our testing programme will continue to operate during the closure.
In the past month, six Australian Football League (AFL) clubs have been fined for failing to provide up-to-date whereabouts of their players for the purpose of anti-doping tests. Here are some facts about AFL whereabouts to clear up any misconceptions following the reporting of these fines …