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WADA Issues Latest Edition of ​​Play True Magazine

From WADA Communications. The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) today released the latest edition of Play True magazine. Every edition of the magazine includes sections on WADA’s main activities: from anti-doping development to athlete outreach, education to compliance, and science to testing. In this edition of Play True Magazine, we acknowledge the tireless work of WADA’s former Director [...]

By | July 18th, 2016|World Anti-Doping Agency|0 Comments

Inclusive Sled Dog Sports – A quick Q & A

By Benjamin Thompson, M.S., CTRS What is it? Lacey and Ben ‘Inclusive’ sled dog sports is the concept whereby appropriate customization, modification, and accommodation of equipment, techniques/training, and governance act to promote, increase access to, and include people of all abilities participating in sled dog sports. Why is it important? Research implications have [...]

By | July 10th, 2016|Athletes, Inclusive Sled Dog Sports|0 Comments

Norwegian Summer Camp/School!

IFSS supports Norwegian Summer School for young Mushers! The Norwegian Federation is inviting 15 non-Norwegian participants to their successful "Sommerhundekjørerskolen 2016" - Summercamp in Norway to take place Sunday June 26 to Sunday July 3rd. You have to be between 13-18 years of age. If you are 19 years old you can apply for participation. Participating [...]

By | April 12th, 2016|Athletes, Dryland, Junior Development|0 Comments

Šimon Cipro – New Athletes Representative in the IFSS Council

Šimon Cipro living in the Czech Republic Europe will succeed Svein Ivar Moen as IFSS chair person in the Athletes committee. He will also take a place in IFSS council. “I've been in the sport for around nine years now competing mostly in dryland 1-dog classes and skidog. I also served as a team leader [...]

By | May 11th, 2015|Athletes Representative|0 Comments

Doping and Supplements

Here is some excerpt of an article published on the www.lawinsport.com website regarding the use of supplements by athletes.The article was written by Tom Rudkin David Herbert and published on March 9, 2015. It is visible in full on www.lawinsport.com/articles/item/thedoping-risks-of-modern-sports-supplements-williams-warburton-v-ukad. ATHLETES ARE PERSONALLY RESPONSIBLE FOR THEIR SUPPLEMENT INTAKE The risks associated with sporting supplements are [...]

By | March 12th, 2015|Anti-Doping Rules, Doping Control, Supplements, World Anti-Doping Agency|Comments Off on Doping and Supplements

WADA publishes first ever Athlete Reference Guide to the Code – L’AMA publie le tout premier Guide de référence sur le Code pour les sportifs

Montreal, September 19, 2014 – WADA is pleased to announce the publication of the Athlete Reference Guide to the 2015 World Anti-Doping Code. The guide, which will act as a crucial point of reference for all athletes looking to enhance their knowledge of the Code, has been championed by members of the WADA Athlete Committee [...]

By | September 24th, 2014|World Anti-Doping Agency|Comments Off on WADA publishes first ever Athlete Reference Guide to the Code – L’AMA publie le tout premier Guide de référence sur le Code pour les sportifs