Media Releases

CAS Determines Triathlete to be at No Fault for Clostebol Finding

(Ottawa, Ontario – July 27, 2020) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) announced today that, following an appeal before the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS), triathlete Dominika...

CCES Position Statement on Freedom of Expression and the IOC’s Rule 50

(Ottawa, Ontario – June 23, 2020) – The CCES steadfastly supports freedom of expression for every participant in the Olympic and Paralympic Games and calls upon the International Olympic Committee (...

Para Snowboard Athlete Suspended for the Presence of GW501516

(Ottawa, Ontario – June 1, 2020) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) announced today that Matt Hamilton, a para snowboard athlete, received a four-year sanction for an anti-doping rule...

Athletics Athlete Suspended for the Presence of Clenbuterol and Tamoxifen

(Ottawa, Ontario – June 2, 2020) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) announced today that Graeme Thompson, an athletics athlete, received a two-year sanction for an anti-doping rule...

The CCES Partners with BC Artistic Swimming to Influence Culture Change in Sport

(Ottawa, Ontario – April 22, 2020) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) and British Columbia Artistic Swimming (BCAS) are proud to announce an innovative partnership project focused on...

Bobsleigh Athlete Suspended Eight Years for Second Anti-Doping Rule Violation

(Ottawa, Ontario – April 20, 2020) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) announced today that Derek Plug, a bobsleigh athlete, received an eight-year sanction for a second anti-doping rule...

Cheer Athlete Suspended for the Presence of GW501516

(Ottawa, Ontario – April 15, 2020) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) announced today that Marc-André Lauzon, a cheer athlete, received a sanction of four years for an anti-doping rule...

The CCES Applauds COC and CPC and Recommends the Postponement of the Tokyo Olympic/Paralympic Games

(Ottawa, Ontario – March 23, 2020) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) applauds the Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) and the Canadian Paralympic Committee (CPC) for the bold leadership...

U SPORTS Football Athlete Suspended for the Presence of Drostanolone

(Ottawa, Ontario – January 21, 2020) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) announced today that Logan Fischer, a U SPORTS football athlete affiliated with the University of Manitoba,...

U SPORTS Football Athlete Suspended for the Presence of SARM LGD-4033

(Ottawa, Ontario – January 9, 2020) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) confirmed today that Malcom Lee, a U SPORTS football athlete affiliated with the University of British Columbia,...