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Latest Media Releases

Canada Strengthens Anti-Doping Program for 2021

(Ottawa, Ontario – January 21, 2021) – Recognized as a world leader in anti-doping, Canada has further strengthened its commitment to clean and ethical sport by implementing the new 2021 Canadian...

U SPORTS Football Athlete Suspended for the Presence of D-Amphetamine

(Ottawa, Ontario – November 23, 2020) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) announced today that Mickaël Badra, a U SPORTS football athlete affiliated with the University of Sherbrooke,...

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Latest Advisory Notes

The 2021 CADP and Prohibited List are Now in Effect

(Ottawa, Ontario – January 5, 2021) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) reminds the Canadian sport community that two updated documents, the 2021 Canadian Anti-Doping Program (CADP) and...

Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine Not Prohibited for Athletes

(Ottawa, Ontario – December 21, 2020) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) assures athletes that the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 (SARS-Cov-2) vaccines that will be administered in Canada do...

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CCES Blog

Reflections on Sport

October 19, 2020

Many Canadians are thankful for sport! You might think this is a bizarre statement but sport ranks as the second most positive influence in the lives of youth, after family. As parents and caregivers, we seek out sport experiences that will teach our children positive life skills, and instill...Read more

The Decision Against Caster Semenya is Flawed

September 23, 2020

Last week, a Swiss federal tribunal determined that the decision by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) that World Athletics’ policy for athletes with differences in sexual development (DSD) is necessary to ensure fair competition in women’s sport does not violate Swiss public policy. This...Read more

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