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Powerlifting Athlete Suspended for the Presence of Six Banned Substances

(Ottawa, Ontario – May 18, 2017) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) announced today that Connor Visagie, a powerlifting athlete, received a four-year sanction for an anti-doping rule...Read more

CAAWS and CCES Mark the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia

(Ottawa, Ontario – May 17, 2017) – On the occasion of the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia, the Canadian Association for the Advancement of Women and Sport and Physical...Read more


Paul Melia's Blog

The Sport We Want Places Values First

The Penn State child sex abuse scandal is back in the news following the recent conviction of the university’s former president. A jury found Graham Spanier guilty of one misdemeanor count of child endangerment that carries a maximum sentence of five years in prison and a $10,000 fine. Mr. Spanier...Read more

Finding Solutions out of Scandal

Tomorrow morning, Canadian law professor, Richard McLaren, is set to release a second, in-depth report into Russia’s state-sponsored doping regime. In July, his first report sent shock waves through the international sport community. He presented compelling evidence that implicated the highest...Read more