Media Releases

CCES, CAAWS and AthletesCAN Very Concerned with the CAS Ruling on IAAF’s Eligibility Regulations for Female Classification

(Ottawa, Ontario – May 2, 2019) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES), the Canadian Association for the Advancement of Women in Sport and Physical Activity (CAAWS) and AthletesCAN are...

U SPORTS Football Athlete Not at Fault for Presence of Dexamethasone

(Ottawa, Ontario – May 1, 2019) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) announced today that Samuel Thomassin, a U SPORTS football athlete affiliated with Université Laval, produced a urine...

Anti-Doping Rule Violations Asserted Against U SPORTS Football Players

(Ottawa, Ontario – April 26, 2019) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) announced today that under the rules of the Canadian Anti-Doping Program (CADP), it has asserted anti-doping rule...

Sport Leaders and Integrity Experts Unite Against Match Manipulation

(Ottawa, Ontario – April 25, 2019) – Sport integrity experts are united behind a mission to protect sport and athletes from the risks involved with match manipulation and sport gambling following a...

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...

U SPORTS Football Athlete Suspended for Presence of Higenamine

(Ottawa, Ontario – March 20, 2019) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) announced today that Kyle Borsa, a U SPORTS football athlete affiliated with the University of Regina, received a...

Fair, Safe and Open Sport in Canada Receives a Welcome Boost

(Ottawa, Ontario – March 20, 2019) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) vision statement is: Sport in Canada that is fair safe and open to everyone. The additional $6 million in Federal...

International Anti-Doping Leaders call on watershed opportunity to reform Anti-Doping System

(Ottawa, Ontario – March 11, 2019) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) shares the following joint statement developed by national anti-doping organization leaders in advance of the World...

The CCES Congratulates Dr. Christiane Ayotte on Appointment to Order of Canada

(Ottawa, Ontario – February 14, 2019) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) would like to congratulate Dr. Christiane Ayotte on her investiture as an Officer of the Order of Canada. This...

Triathlon Athlete Suspended for Presence of Terbutaline

(Ottawa, Ontario – February 13, 2019) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) announced today that Robin Tétreault, a triathlon athlete, received an 18-month sanction for an anti-doping rule...