Thomas Bach: “We await the final decision from CAS with no room for any interpretation”

11 January

The President of the International Olympic Committee, Thomas Bach, following the results of the 135th IOC Session, spoke about the dispute between WADA and RUSADA due to be resolved by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS). He emphasized that he was looking forward to a “watertight” solution with no room for any interpretation.

RUSADA General Meeting fully endorsed the recommendations of the Supervisory Board

24 December 2019

The President of the Russian Olympic Committee Stanislav Pozdnyakov, following the results of the General Meeting of RUSADA members, which was held today in the ROC, announced the decisions taken during the meeting.

Official statement by the Russian Olympic Committee

19 December 2019

Today, the Supervisory Board recommended that the General Meeting of RUSADA members disagree with the decision by WADA’s Executive Committee issued on December 9, 2019 declaring RUSADA non-compliant with the World Anti-Doping Code and the ensuing consequences this ruling entails.

Alexander Ivlev: “RUSADA’s Supervisory Board is against the decision endorsed by WADA’s Executive Committee”

19 December 2019

RUSADA’s Supervisory Board held a meeting in Moscow during which discussions were held on the decision by WADA’s Executive Committee to endorse a four-year period of non-compliance issued on December 9. Following the results of the meeting, a statement was made by the Chairman of the Supervisory Board, Alexander Ivlev.

Lada Zadonskaya: “There was a lot of useful and practical information during the EOC Athletes’ Forum”

12 December 2019

The 10th European Olympic Committees (EOC) Athletes’ Forum was held in Dublin and was attended by more than 60 representatives from Athletes’ Commissions of the National Olympic Committees across the continent.

Participants of EYOF-2019 were prepared for the anti-doping control procedure

19 July 2019

On 19 July, athletes and coaches, who are taking part in the XV Summer European Youth Olympic Festival in Baku (Azerbaijan), were offered anti-doping training seminars at the premises of the ″Ozero Krugloye″ Training Centre of the national teams of Russia, organised by the Russian anti-doping agency RUSADA with support from the Russian Olympic Committee.

Results of the International Forum of Young Olympians

1 June 2019

On the first calendar day of summer, the International Forum of Young Olympians took place in Moscow, bringing together over 100 young athletes from 16 countries.

Stanislav Pozdnyakov: “The formation of anti-doping culture among young athletes is our priority”

1 June 2019

The International Forum of Young Olympians, organized by the ROC with the support of the IOC Olympic Solidarity, WADA, RUSADA and Moskomsport, took place on June 1 in Moscow.

Olivier Niggli: “WADA is a supporter for young athletes and a guarantor of fair play”

1 June 2019

On June 1, the Director General of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Olivier Niggli took part in the work of the International Forum of Young Olympians.

Vladimir Putin: “We ourselves are largely to blame for the doping situation”

21 December 2018

On 20 December, the traditional New Year’s Eve meeting of the President of the Russian Federation with representatives of the Russian and foreign media took place. One of the issues raised during the meeting was the fight against doping. On this subject, Vladimir Putin answered the following.