Beckie Scott’s parting words to WADA: put athletes first

November 7th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

The chair of WADA’s athlete committee, on concluding her five-year term, called for “integrity, transparency and accountability” by the new leadership


Dick Pound refers to critics of WADA as a lynch mob

January 6th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

WADA founding president lashes back at critics, describes reaction to its handling of Russia as “mob rule”


Russia’s missed deadline on doping data prompts harsh reactions

January 2nd, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Travis Tygart, CEO of the US Anti-Doping Agency, was one of many urging WADA to impose sanctions on Russia for missing the Dec. 31 deadline to open the books on state-sponsored doping


Beckie Scott named to Order of Canada

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

One of Canada’s loudest defenders of clean athletes has received one of its highest honours


Beckie Scott says she experienced “inappropriate, disrespectful, and belittling” comments by some of WADA’s executive committee

October 12th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Scott resigned from the compliance review committee last month when the panel voted in favour of reinstating the Russian anti-doping agency (RUSADA)