Media Releases

Jeremy Luke Announced as CCES President and CEO

Ottawa – February 2, 2023 – The Board of Directors of the Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) is pleased to introduce Jeremy Luke as the organization’s new President and CEO, effective...

CCES Integrity Hotline Expanded to Manage More Reports

Ottawa – January 18, 2023 – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) has launched an expanded reporting service to receive reports of both doping and competition manipulation from the sport...

U SPORTS Soccer Athlete Suspended for the Presence of D-Amfetamine

Ottawa – January 17, 2023 – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) announced today that Arshjit Pelia, a U SPORTS soccer athlete affiliated with Laurentian University, received a 20-month...

Softball Athlete Suspended for the Presence of Cocaine

Ottawa – December 7, 2022 – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) announced today that Devon McCullough, a softball athlete, received a three-month sanction for an anti-doping rule violation...

Bobsleigh Athlete Suspended for the Presence of SARM LGD-4033

Ottawa – November 4, 2022 – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) announced today that Christine de Bruin, a bobsleigh athlete, received a three-year sanction for an anti-doping rule...

Literature Review Does Not Support Bans on Transgender Women Athletes

Ottawa – November 3, 2022 – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) has released “Transgender Women Athletes and Elite Sport: A Scientific Review.” The CCES commissioned this review of the...

Softball Athlete Suspended for the Presence of Cocaine and Amfetamine

Ottawa – October 24, 2022 – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) announced today that Brendan Hagerman, a softball athlete, received a three-year sanction for an anti-doping rule violation...

CCES Board of Directors Calls for Public Inquiry into Toxic Sport Culture

Ottawa – July 25, 2022 – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) announced today that its board of directors has called on the Prime Minister of Canada and his Cabinet to take swift and...

The CCES and COC Announce Pilot Project and Education Initiative to Tackle Competition Manipulation

Ottawa – July 13, 2022 – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES), in collaboration with the Canadian Olympic Committee (COC), are proud to announce a pilot project to help national sport...

Softball Athlete Suspended for the Presence of Mesterolone and Oxandrolone

Ottawa – July 4, 2022 – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) announced today that Scott Lieph, a softball athlete, received a three-year sanction for an anti-doping rule violation. The...