Lamine Diack trial faces delay in Paris

January 13th, 2020 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Diack asked to be allowed to return home to Senegal, but was denied


Russia to appeal four-year ban by WADA

December 22nd, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

The appeal must be filed with CAS by December 30, and the ban will not take effect until after CAS renders a decision


Russia banned from Olympics, global sports for 4 years

December 9th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

However, Russian athletes who can prove they are clean and that their data was not manipulated may compete as neutral


Russian athletes unlikely to be banned from 2020 Olympics

November 26th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

The sanctions proposed by the CRC are not nearly harsh enough, in the opinion of many


Papa Massata Diack, son of former IAAF president Lamine Diack, faces judge in Senegal

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

The Diacks’ trial on corruption charges connected to the Russian doping scandal of 2015 is scheduled to start in France on January 13


WATCH: why anti-doping is about so much more than catching dopers

October 29th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

A new film explains the inherent conflicts in governance behind seemingly unchecked doping in sport


Former IAAF head Lamine Diack and son to face trial over doping coverups

June 26th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

The 86-year-old former IAAF president was charged with corruption, influence-peddling and money laundering in 2015


The Shakeout Podcast: Inside Russia’s State-Sponsored Doping Scandal

February 6th, 2019 by Kate Van Buskirk | Posted in The Shakeout Podcast | No Comments »

This week on the Shakeout we dive into the dark world of doping. We bring you the story of the Russian drug scandal that rocked the global athletic community. And we discuss the response, or lack […]


No Professional Russian runners to compete this weekend in London

April 20th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

The IAAF continues to take a hard stance on the Russian ban.


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


Former Russian minister calls International Olympic Committee’s ban discriminatory

December 14th, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in The Scene | 1 Comment »

The former Russian minister of sport has words for the International Olympic Committee


Russia banned from Olympics with certain athletes getting green light to compete

December 5th, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Russia is out of the Winter Games however some athletes will be approved for competition