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


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


Floyd Landis describes how easy it can be to dope

December 14th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

In an interview with Let’s Run, Landis opened up about the flaws he sees in the anti-doping system


WADA Prohibited List 2019: athletes take note

November 27th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Health & Nutrition | No Comments »

Though there are no major changes to the list of banned substances for next year, UK Anti-Doping has highlighted some things for all athletes and coaches to keep in mind


How cannabis could help you become a faster runner

October 17th, 2018 by Canadian Running | Posted in Health & Nutrition | No Comments »

Marijuana products could potentially help athletes with their training, pain relief, and recovery, but there are some potential downsides


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)


U.S. charges Russian “Fancy Bears” hackers in leaks going back to 2016

October 4th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Arrest warrants issued for seven GRU members believed to be in Russia


New evidence suggests Ben Johnson’s 1988 Olympic lab report was tampered with

September 28th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

A 30-year-old lab report from Ben Johnson’s 1988 Olympic drug test reveals questionable results


Canadian Olympian calls the WADA decision “a sad day for clean sport”

September 20th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Evan Dunfee says, “This is a sad day for clean sport, bringing the very notion into disrepute.”


Russia’s reinstatement by WADA called “greatest treachery against clean athletes in Olympic history”

September 20th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

This ends Russia’s three-year ban for suspected state-sponsored doping