Dates: Olympic Games - February 7-23, 2014
Paralympic Games - March 7-16, 2014
Location: Sochi, Russia
This section outlines WADA’s role at the upcoming Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games in Sochi.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) are responsible for anti-doping, including testing and results management, at their respective Games.
The IOC Anti-Doping Rules for the Sochi Olympic Games can be found here.
WADA assumes a number of roles in the lead-up to, and during, the Olympic and Paralympic Games. These include:
•Review of Therapeutic Use Exemptions (TUEs)
•Right to appeal decisions
•Independent Observer (IO) Missions
To learn more about WADA’s role at the Winter Games, read the special feature (p. 15) in the latest edition of Play True magazine.