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Latest Media Releases

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,...

Athlete Groups and Anti-Doping Leaders Join Forces to Call for Further Reforms of WADA

(Ottawa, Ontario – November 11, 2020) – Athlete representatives from 14 countries join forces with 14 leading National Anti-Doping Organizations (NADOs) to collectively call on meaningful reform at...


Latest Advisory Notes

Clean Sport Basics Webinars Open for Registration

(Ottawa, Ontario – November 24, 2020) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) is pleased to offer a series of open-invitation webinars as a substitute for education presentations that are...

WADA Publishes 2021 Prohibited List

(Ottawa, Ontario – October 26, 2020) – The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has published the 2021 Prohibited List. The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) would like to alert the sport...



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