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20 December 2017

Moral dilemmas in sport – What would you do?

With the summer of Cricket well underway, and the Ashes secured, ASADA has today launched a new education model, based on one simple question: “Would you walk?”

20 December 2017

Christmas and New Year shutdown

The Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority’s (ASADA) office will be closed for the Christmas and New Year holidays from Friday, 22 December until Tuesday, 2 January 2018.  

Our testing program will continue to operate during the closure. 

10 November 2017

Doping prevention: Education by athletes, for athletes

Part of being a great athlete is being able to perform your best, even under pressure. But sometimes that pressure can also make you wonder whether you need something ‘extra’ to help you perform, and ultimately lead to doping.

16 October 2017

Supplement ingredients banned

Common supplement ingredients DMBA and DMHA, which are prohibited in sport, have in effect been banned by the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) due to risks to human health.

11 October 2017

Blog: 2018 Prohibited List released

All athletes and support personnel need to be aware that the World Anti-Doping Agency has now published the 2018 Prohibited List.

23 June 2017

BLOG: Contaminated meat warning

Sports warn athletes about eating contaminated meat at World Championships in Mexico City.

3 February 2017

Ethical decision making in sport

You are a week away from playing in the grand final and you find out your teammate is doping, would you report him?

Your coach tells your team to deliberately lose the final round game of a competition because it means you will have an easier finals path, would you do it?

13 December 2016

Blog: 2017 Prohibited List

A reminder that the 2017 Prohibited List (the Prohibited List) published by the World Anti-Doping Agency comes into effect on 1 January 2017. 

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