Kara Goucher speaks to the media about Salazar

October 8th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Kara Goucher expresses relief that her eight-year journey to expose her former coach as a drug cheat has ended in a ban, but says it should be for life, and his program shut down


Molly Huddle urges lifetime bans for doping

September 8th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Multi-US national champion Molly Huddle and others are publicly advocating for lifetime bans for a first infraction


Massive doping investigation results in 234 arrests

July 10th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

In the largest anti-doping bust in history, authorities uncovered 17 organized crime groups, shut down nine underground labs and seized 24 tonnes of steroid powder


19 Russian track and field athletes busted for doping

June 18th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

It is not known how many of the athletes are, or were, Russian national team members


IAAF Gold Label races to implement out-of-competition drug testing

June 12th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

The new ruling goes a long way towards closing a doping loophole at big international races


Doping bans served on two female athletes

January 17th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Two international athletes fail doping tests this week as the world waits to hear how WADA plans to deal with Russia


China threatens jail time for drug cheats

December 30th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

China appears set on showing the world it is serious about anti-doping


What is gene doping and what does it mean for competitive running?

August 21st, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

The prospect of athletes engaging in gene doping, which derived from gene therapy, brings with it a host of concerns for competitive sport


Canadian marathoner tests positive at Dublin Marathon

August 17th, 2018 by Canadian Running | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Canadian Natasha Yaremczuk has tested positive for two banned substances following her 10th place finish at the 2017 Dublin Marathon this past October. The 38-year-old runner is a former World Cup triathlete who represented […]


Athletics has the most doping violations according to WADA

May 1st, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

The World Anti Doping Agency released their 2016 report last Thursday


Canadian university track runner suspended for doping violation

March 29th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Racing | No Comments »

Laurier University student given a one-year suspension for positive test


Lance Armstrong really likes Netflix doping documentary Icarus

January 5th, 2018 by Canadian Running | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Lance Armstrong sat down and watched Netflix’s new documentary focused on doping in sport. Apparently he’s a fan