Media Releases

CCES Shares Joint Statement Developed by NADO Leaders Following Summit in Denver

(Ottawa, ON – September 14, 2017) - On September 12 and 13, the Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) was pleased to participate in the fourth National Anti-Doping Organization (NADO) Summit,...

Canadian Concussion Collaborative identifies characteristics of good concussion clinics

(Ottawa, Ontario – August 29, 2017) – The Canadian Concussion Collaborative (CCC) released a guide to help parents and their children choose a good concussion clinic. Signs or symptoms of a...

Powerlifting Athlete Suspended for the Presence of Three Banned Substances

(Ottawa, Ontario – August 16, 2017) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) announced today that Darius Martens, a powerlifting athlete, received a four-year sanction for an anti-doping rule...

Powerlifting Athlete Suspended for the Presence of Two Banned Substances

(Ottawa, Ontario – July 26, 2017) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) announced today that Mohamad Arnaout, a powerlifting athlete, received a four-year sanction for an anti-doping rule...

Powerlifting Athlete Suspended for Presence of Four Banned Substances

(Ottawa, Ontario – June 28, 2017) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) announced today that, Meana Franco, a powerlifting athlete, received a four-year sanction for an anti-doping rule...

CCES receives support from the Canadian Olympic Committee in the lead up to major Games

(Ottawa, Ontario – June 27, 2017) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) is pleased to recognize the Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) for its continued support of clean sport through its...

Judo Athlete Suspended for Presence of Tamoxifen

(Ottawa, Ontario – June 21, 2017) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) announced today that Youssef Youssef, a judo athlete, received a sanction of four years for a second anti-doping...

Freestyle Skiing Athlete Suspended for Presence of Cocaine

(Ottawa, Ontario – June 19, 2017) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) announced today that Taylor Wilson, a freestyle skiing athlete, received a four-year sanction for an anti-doping...

Cycling Athlete Suspended for the Presence of Testosterone

(Ottawa, Ontario – June 8, 2017) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) announced today that Gérard-Louis Robert, a cycling athlete, received a sanction of eight years for a second anti-...

Powerlifting Athlete Suspended for Presence of 11 Banned Substances

(Ottawa, Ontario – May 30, 2017) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) announced today that Thomas Jamael, a powerlifting athlete, received a sanction of four years for an anti-doping rule...