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


Sprinter uses kissing as excuse for positive drug test and it actually works

July 19th, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Who knew it was this easy?


High-profile Kenyan athlete busted for doping

April 28th, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Legal issues are keeping media from making the athlete’s identity public.


Newest in Russian doping scandal to be revealed tomorrow

December 8th, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

The next chapter of the massive doping scandal that has taken over Russian athletics is to be revealed to the public tomorrow. What is expected moving forward?


Reid Coolsaet runner experience: “The drug tester came to collect my urine but I couldn’t hold my poop.”

July 26th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in The Scene, Training | No Comments »

Rio-bound Reid Coolsaet, Canada’s second fastest marathoner ever, details a humorous moment during a surprise drug test.


No discipline for Kenya in Rio despite non-compliance with anti-doping regulations

May 13th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

The world governing body for athletics announced on Friday that Kenya is not at risk to miss the Olympics despite a lack of anti-doping regulations.


Report: U.S.-based agent has Kenyans take drugs to win money at small road races

April 1st, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

The Associated Press released an exclusive story on U.S.-based agent Larisa Mikhaylova allegedly providing Kenyan athletes with drugs to win road races.


Ethiopia to become new focus in anti-doping efforts in track

February 29th, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Is Ethiopia about to join Russia in making headlines for breaching anti-doping rules? In the world of anti-doping in track and field, Russia has certainly been taking center stage. The country received its ban […]