Media statements

30 July 2019

Media clarification regarding sanctioning


On 28 July 2019, ASADA released a statement confirming it was conducting an ongoing investigation.

29 July 2019

Media Statement: Explanation of ASADA’s processes

The following statement is intended to provide information about the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority’s (ASADA) processes and should not be attributed to an individual case.

28 July 2019

ASADA’s Confidentiality Undertaking with Swimming Australia

On 22 September 2015, Swimming Australia executed a confidentiality undertaking with ASADA for the protection of privacy of personal information.

17 June 2019

ASADA supports Code review for recreational athletes

Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) CEO David Sharpe has expressed his support for the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) as they address issues relating to sanctions imposed on recreational athletes through the World Anti-Doping Code.

15 April 2019

BMX rider/cyclist receives sanction

The Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) today acknowledged the decision of BMX Australia and Cycling Australia to impose a four-year ban on athlete Matthew Juster for the presence and use of prohibited substances.

15 April 2019

Rugby league athlete receives sanction

The Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) today acknowledged the decision of the Australian Rugby League Commission (ARLC) Anti-Doping Tribunal to impose a two-year ban on athlete Kieran Tarrant for the use and possession of prohibited substances.

12 March 2019

International Anti-Doping Leaders call on watershed opportunity to reform Anti-Doping System

On the eve of the Anti-Doping Symposium, NADO leaders met in Lausanne, Switzerland to discuss meaningful reforms to the anti-doping system in advance of the WADA Presidential election.

15 February 2019

ASADA engages athletes to spread anti-doping message

A new team of elite, current and former Australian athletes have been engaged by the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) to be education presenters around the country.

12 February 2019

ASADA fully endorses the Federal Government’s sport integrity plan

The Australian Government’s unveiling of landmark reforms ensuring Australia is a world leader in clean, fair and safe sport has been welcomed by ASADA.

2 January 2019

ASADA supports strong stance on Russia Compliance Deadline

National Anti-Doping Organisation (NADO) Leaders acknowledge the January 1, 2019 Release from WADA outlining the current status of the management of anti-doping compliance matters in Russia.


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