Media statements

20 February 2013

Media statement: ASADA investigation into doping in sport

The Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) today met with players and support personnel from the Essendon Football Club to discuss its investigation processes and the rights players are entitled to under the World Anti-Doping Code (the Code).

14 February 2013

Media statement: ASADA investigation into doping in sport

In response to the very serious matters raised by the Australian Crime Commission’s (ACC) report, Organised Crime and Drugs in Sport, the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) confirms that the scope and magnitude of its investigation is unprecedented.

11 February 2013

Media statement: ASADA investigation into doping in sport

The Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) is aware of the Australian Crime Commission’s (ACC) statement today granting permission to the Australian Football League (AFL) and National Rugby League (NRL) to confidentially notify the specific clubs that were identified in Project Aperio.

10 February 2013

Media statement: Sports pledge to work together welcomed

The Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) has today welcomed the pledge given by sporting organisations to work with ASADA to protect the integrity of their sport.

7 February 2013

Media statement: ACC report into Organised Crime and Drugs in Sport

ASADA’s involvement started some 18 months ago when we were assessing intelligence about the use of peptides and hormones in sport.

14 January 2013

Media statement: Anti-doping education for 500 future Olympians at Australian Youth Olympic Festival

About 500 of Australia’s future Olympians will get a lesson in anti-doping rights and responsibilities through a joint education initiative being conducted by ASADA and the Australian Olympic Committee.

14 December 2012

Media statement: NSW rugby league player Troy Errington banned for two years

The Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) today acknowledged the decision of the Leagues Anti-Doping Tribunal to impose a two-year sporting ban on Sydney Shield rugby league player Troy Errington for the presence of prohibited substances.

27 November 2012

Media statement: Reports regarding Under 20 Australian Surf Team

ASADA is aware of media reports regarding six memebers of the Under 20 Australian Surf Team.

21 November 2012

Media statement: One-year sporting ban for boxer Bianca Elmir

The Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) today acknowledged the decision of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) to impose a one-year sporting ban on Bianca Elmir for the presence and use of amiloride and furosemide.

16 November 2012

Media statement: ASADA appeal to cyclists—talk to us before being accused of doping

The Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) today issued a call to anyone involved with, or has information about, doping activity in the sport of cycling to come forward and talk before someone else accuses them of doping.

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