Tim Ricketts's biography

Director, Standards & Harmonization

Tim Ricketts joined the WADA team in July 2013 after leaving his post as Anti-Doping Manager for the International Federation of Rugby Union where he was based in Dublin, Ireland for ten years.

Tim began working in Anti-Doping in 1992 in Australia after completing an undergraduate degree in Sports Science and Sports Administration at the University of Canberra.  His first role was as a Doping Control Officer and Testing Coordinator with the Australian National Anti-Doping Agency.  Tim went on to be the Anti-Doping Manager for the 1996 Paralympic Games in Atlanta, USA and again for the Sydney 2000 Olympic and Paralympic Games.  Tim has participated in five WADA Independent Observer missions having been a member of the IO teams for the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games, 2010 Tour de France, 2014 Sochi Olympic Games, 2014 Commonwealth Games and the 2016 Rio Olympic Games.