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Leading Canadian health organizations produce a guide to help sport and school organizations implement concussion management protocols

(Ottawa, Ontario – September 7, 2016) – Today, the Canadian Concussion Collaborative (CCC) released a tool to help sport organizations and schools implement concussion prevention and management...

CCES Shares Proposed Reforms Developed by 17 NADOs to Strengthen and Unify the Global Fight for Clean Sport

(Ottawa, Ontario – August 31, 2016) – On August 29 and 30, the Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) was pleased to participate in a National Anti-Doping Organization (NADO) Summit held in...

CCES Statement on the IPC Decision to suspend the Russian Paralympic Team from Rio

(Ottawa, Ontario – August 9, 2016) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) commends the decision of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) to suspend the Russian Paralympic Delegation...

Court Ruling Paves the Way for Complete Russian Ban from Rio 2016

(Ottawa, Ontario – July 21, 2016) – A ruling today by a Swiss court has paved the way for the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to ban all Russian athletes from participating in next month’s...

Fédération Internationale de Natation Partners with 15 National Anti-Doping Organizations on Collaborative Testing Initiative ahead of the 2016 Rio Olympic Games

(Ottawa, Ontario - July 15, 2016) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES), the Fédération Internationale de Natation (FINA), and 14 other leading national anti-doping organizations (NADOs),...

CIS Football Player Suspended for Presence of Methandienone

(Ottawa, Ontario – July 5, 2016) – On May 6, 2016, the Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) announced an asserted anti-doping rule violation against Jonathan Fortin, a Canadian Interuniversity...

CCES applauds IAAF Decision to uphold ban on Russian Athletics

(Ottawa, Ontario – June 17, 2016) – Canada’s anti-doping agency is applauding today’s decision by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) to uphold a ban on international...

As world awaits IAAF decision on Russian Athletics, Canadians solidly behind strong anti-doping program

(Ottawa, Ontario – June 15, 2016) – As the world waits to hear whether Russian track and field athletes will be eligible to compete in the upcoming Rio Olympics and Paralympics, Canada’s anti-doping...

CCES calls for Russian athletics athletes to be banned from 2016 Olympic Games

(Ottawa, Ontario – May 12, 2016) – On behalf of the clean athletes of the world, the Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) today renewed its call for the International Association of Athletics...

Canadian Athletes Benefiting from Stronger Anti-Doping Program

(Ottawa, Ontario – May 12, 2016) – As Team Canada prepares for the upcoming Olympic and Paralympic Summer Games in Rio, athletes are benefiting like never before from expanded education and testing...