Key Anti-Doping Information for Tokyo 2020 Now Available

(Ottawa, Ontario – June 29, 2021) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) has consolidated important anti-doping information and resources for Team Canada athletes and their support personnel as they prepare for the Tokyo 2020 Summer Games. Both Olympic and Paralympic requirements are represented on the page. Visit www.cces.ca/tokyo2020 to find full information on therapeutic use exemptions (TUEs), whereabouts, Games-time doping control and the risks of supplement use.

In addition, the CCES would like to congratulate Team Canada athletes on their hard work and dedication to clean sport. We are grateful for the cooperation and good sportspersonship shown by all long-listed athletes as we worked through international pre-Games testing in the midst of a pandemic. We deeply value the contribution to Canadian society made daily by our elite athletes.

About the CCES

The CCES is an independent, national, not-for-profit organization with a responsibility to administer the Canadian Anti-Doping Program. We recognize that true sport can make a great difference for individuals, communities and our country. The CCES acknowledges funding, in part, from the Government of Canada. We are committed to making sport better by working collaboratively to activate a values-based and principle-driven sport system; protecting the integrity of sport from the negative forces of doping and other unethical threats; and advocating for sport that is fair, safe and open to everyone.

For further information, please contact:

Megan Cumming
Corporate Communications Manager
+1 613-521-3340 x3233
[email protected]

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Tokyo 2020: Considerations for Canadian Athletes and Athlete Support Personnel

This summer, the CCES wants to ensure that every athlete representing Canada in Tokyo has the knowledge, tools, and motivation to demonstrate their commitment to clean sport and anti-doping rules.