Advisory Notes

Revisions made to Clause 4 of the Athlete Contract in the 2015 CADP

(Ottawa, Ontario – October 23, 2014) - The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) wishes to inform the Canadian sport community of a change that has been made to language contained within the...

Canadian Sport Risk Registry Updated

Updated Canadian Sport Risk Registry offers solutions to manage predictable and costly challenges that can distract organizations from focusing on their athletes (Ottawa, Ontario – September 16, 2014...

Xenon and Argon gases to be added to the 2014 WADA Prohibited List

(Ottawa, Ontario – June 18, 2014) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) would like to alert the Canadian sport community that the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has made amendments to...

NSF Certified for Sport® releases research on potentially harmful supplement

(Ottawa, Ontario – October 29, 2013) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) would like to alert the sport community about the findings of a study conducted by NSF International, Harvard...

CCES to Help Prepare Athletes for Doping Control at the Sherbrooke 2013 Summer Canada Games

(Ottawa, Ontario – June 21, 2013) – In anticipation of the Sherbrooke 2013 Summer Canada Games, the Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) has developed resources for all competing athletes who...

Supplements containing steroids or stimulants can cause positive tests

(Ottawa, Ontario – December 6, 2012) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) warns once again of the link between supplement products and positive doping tests. We would like to highlight a...

Supplements proven to contain banned substances like methylhexaneamine

(Ottawa, Ontario – March 1, 2012) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) advises athletes and support personnel that supplements and sport nutrition products continue to be the source of...

CCES increases sophistication of anti-doping with Athlete Biological Passport program

(Ottawa, Ontario – June 23, 2011) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport has begun to monitor athletes’ sample analysis results over time. This innovative development, known as a biological...

Supplements containing methylhexaneamine or DMAA can lead to a doping violation

(Ottawa, Ontario – November 15, 2010) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) advises athletes and support personnel that supplements containing the banned stimulant methylhexaneamine are...

Pseudoephedrine on the 2010 Prohibited List

(Ottawa, Ontario – January 5, 2010) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) would like to remind the Canadian sport community that the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has reintroduced...