Anti-doping blog

6 June 2012

Blog: Healthy kidneys promote the very best performance

Your kidneys play a vital role in maintaining your overall health, specifically they help regulate blood pressure and remove waste from the body. If you are an athlete you need to be in peak condition during training and competition, and it is important to understand performance-enhancing drugs can compromise your health over the long term.

25 May 2012

Blog: Raising awareness of the battle against cancer

On 31 May ASADA will host our own Biggest Morning Tea to help the Cancer Council’s efforts to raise funds for cancer research. Staff have volunteered to bring sweet and savoury treats to share around the office. Everyone working in ASADA’s Canberra headquarters will gather for morning tea and give generously to assist the very valuable work of the Cancer Council, which includes cancer-prevention programs.

27 April 2012

Blog: Education partnerships for the sporting community

Did you know that ASADA can partner with your organisation to develop a bespoke anti-doping education program?

23 April 2012

Blog: ASADA’s CEO in The Age

ASADA’s CEO, Aurora Andruska, was profiled this weekend in The Age:

13 March 2012

Blog: A lack of anti-doping education is not an excuse!

Athletes or support personnel claiming a lack of education as an excuse for breaching their sport’s anti-doping policy are doing themselves a disservice.

1 March 2012

Important information about contaminated meat

Australian athletes competing or training in China, Mexico, and countries in the European Union (EU) should be aware of important information released by international anti-doping organisations regarding clenbuterol.

23 February 2012

Blog: Check your substances… in the right place

Drugs, medications and substances listed on the ASADA website are only brand-name products sold in Australia.

16 February 2012

Blog: Minister for Sport announces Australia’s Olympic and Paralympic anti-doping programs

Minister for Sport Mark Arbib today announced Australia’s most comprehensive anti-doping programs for teams competing at the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

10 February 2012

Blog: Pure Performance Learning Bites

A key benefit of completing our Pure Performance Online (PPO) course is that it allows access to short, interactive presentations called Pure Performance Learning Bites.

27 January 2012

Blog: Athlete whereabouts

Thank you to all the Registered Testing Pool (RTP) athletes who recently updated their quarterly whereabouts information by the due date.


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