Updates to prohibited substance lists for 2016

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The 2016 WADA (World Anti-Doping Agency) Prohibited List comes into effect on 1st January 2016.

A summary of the changes can be found by clicking here.

The full 2016 WADA Prohibited List can be downloaded by clicking here.

It is important that athletes regularly check the status of any medications they may be using and especially when a new List is published. The easiest way to check registered medications is by using GlobalDRO, either by downloading the mobile App or via the website www.globaldro.com.

More information can be found on the anti-doping section of the British Athletics website www.britishathletics.org.uk/anti-doping

Learn more about anti-doping

An online course is also available to all coaches, and others involved in athletics, to help make you more aware of the policies and procedures involved in Anti-Doping.

The module at uLearn is completely free to take and it is worth remembering that the anti-doping policies covered apply to all competing athletes.

Once complete this module will be added to your digital coaching record but will not show on your coaching licence. To access this module please go to www.ulearnathletics.com/qualification/270.


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First published on: 11 December, 2015 12:00 am