Canadian Anti-Doping Program
The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) is the custodian of the Canadian Anti-Doping Program (CADP); the set of rules that govern anti-doping in Canada. The CADP consists of several components such as in- and out-of-competition testing, education, medical exemptions, and the consequences of doping violations. The CADP is compliant with the World Anti-Doping Code and all international standards.
Wrestling Canada Lutte has adopted the 2015 Canadian Anti-Doping Policy (CADP) as its primary domestic anti-doping policy. Administered on behalf of Wrestling Canada Lutte by the Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES), the 2015 CADP is fully compliant with the 2015 World Anti-Doping Code, International Standards and Guidelines as they may exist from time to time. To view or download the 2015 CADP, please visit: http://cces.ca/sites/default/files/content/docs/pdf/cces-policy-cadp-2015-e.pdf.
In addition, Wrestling Canada Lutte, as a member federation of United World Wrestling must also be fully compliant with United World Wrestling’s anti-doping rules. United World Wrestling may apply to certain members of Wrestling Canada Lutte in certain situations. United World Wrestling anti-doping rules are fully compliant with the 2015 World Anti-Doping Code, International Standards and Guidelines as they may exist from time to time. Learn more about United World Wrestling’s anti-doping policies and procedures.
The CCES recommends that athletes take the following actions to ensure they don’t commit an inadvertent anti-doping rule violation:
- Know your rights and responsibilities as an athlete with regard to anti-doping
- Always comply with a testing request if you are notified for doping control
- Check all medications and products before taking them to ensure they do not contain ingredients that are banned
- Verify your medical exemption requirements
- Do not take supplements, but if you do, take steps to minimize your risk
- Get the latest news. Sign up to receive CCES media releases and advisory notes
Additional Resources and Information
- The CCES AthleteZone is a hub of resources and information for athletes and their support personnel
- The Global DRO provides athletes and support personnel with information about the prohibited status of specific substances based on the current WADA Prohibited List
- Physicians and medical personnel are encouraged to use the CCES DocZone for targeted medical information
- Read more about the Canadian Anti-Doping Program
- The World Anti-Doping Agency works towards a vision of a world where all athletes compete in a doping-free sporting environment
- The CCES is a proud and active member of the True Sport Movement – a movement that is based on the simple idea that good sport can make a great difference.
For additional resources and more about anti-doping, please contact the CCES