Media Releases

Anti-doping leaders call for no compromise on Russia roadmap and the elimination of conflicts of interest in sport

(Ottawa, Ontario – June 13, 2018) – Leaders from 17 leading national anti-doping organisations (NADOs), and iNADO (Institute of National Anti-Doping Organisations), met in London this week to discuss...

CAAWS and CCES Jointly Oppose IAAF’s New Eligibility Regulations for Female Classification

(Ottawa, Ontario – April 27, 2018) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) and the Canadian Association for the Advancement of Women in Sport and Physical Activity (CAAWS) are speaking out...

The CCES and International Weightlifting Federation Announce Collaboration to Combat Doping

(Ottawa, Ontario – April 25, 2018) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) is pleased to announce a new agreement with the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF). Through this...

Powerlifting Athlete Suspended for Presence of Testosterone and Nandrolone

(Ottawa, Ontario – April 19, 2018) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) announced today that Vahid Lotfi, a powerlifting athlete, received a four-year sanction for an anti-doping rule...

The CCES Announces Enhancements to Report Doping Program

(Ottawa, Ontario – April 12, 2018) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) encourages athletes to use the upgraded Report Doping portal and accompanying app. The toll-free phone line is also...

Cycling Athlete Suspended for Presence of SARM RAD-140

(Ottawa, Ontario – March 26, 2018) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) announced today that David Drouin, a cycling athlete, received a four-year sanction for an anti-doping rule...

The CCES completes testing of Team Canada prior to Paralympic Games in PyeongChang

(Ottawa, Ontario – March 8, 2018) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) has successfully completed its pre-Games testing program and would like to wish all members of Team Canada good luck...

U SPORTS Football Athlete Suspended for Presence of D- and L-amphetamine

(Ottawa, Ontario – March 7, 2018) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) announced today that Matthew McConnell, a U SPORTS football athlete affiliated with Saint Mary’s University,...

iNADO Implores IOC Members to Maintain Russian Olympic Committee Suspension and Exclude them from the Closing Ceremony

(Ottawa, Ontario – February 23, 2018) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) supports an open letter from the Institute of National Anti-Doping Organizations (iNADO) to the International...

The CCES completes testing of Team Canada prior to PyeongChang 2018

(Ottawa, Ontario – February 7, 2018) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) has successfully completed its pre-games testing program and would like to wish all members of Team Canada good...