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U SPORTS Football Athlete Suspended for Presence of Higenamine

(Ottawa, Ontario – April 15, 2019) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) announced today that Grant McDonald, a U SPORTS football athlete affiliated with the University of Calgary,...

Canadian Sports Face Risk of Match Manipulation Based on Betting Exposure

(Ottawa, Ontario – March 21, 2019) – Canadian sports face integrity risks based on the betting exposure of their competitions and the amounts wagered on each game, according to data just released by...


Canadian Sport at Significant Risk of Match Manipulation

February 12, 2019

Jeremy Luke, Senior Director, Sport Integrity, CCES -----

Canada is referred to as a global leader in the fight against doping in sport. This recognition is well-deserved given the very significant efforts undertaken following the Ben Johnson scandal in the late 1980s. At that...Read more

The Highs and Lows of Sport

January 11, 2019

Doug MacQuarrie, Chief Operating Officer, CCES

Canadians in quarter-final play on the world stage, have experienced the highs and lows of sport in recent weeks. The loss of the Canadian Junior Men’s hockey team to Finland in Vancouver; in New Zealand,...Read more