In force Publication date 09 Nov 15

Independent Commission Report #1

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The attached Report, which was released on 9 November, summarizes the Independent Commission's findings.

WADA’s Independent Commission - Press Conference

In December 2014, WADA launched an Independent Commission (IC) to investigate the validity of allegations made by ARD’s documentary titled ‘The secrets of Doping: How Russia makes its winners?’.  The documentary alleged doping practices; corrupt practices around sample collection and results management; and, other ineffective administration of anti-doping processes that implicate Russia, the IAAF, athletes, coaches, trainers, doctors and other members of athletes’ entourages; as well as, the accredited laboratory based in Moscow and the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA). 

The IC’s Terms of reference and the Addendum to the original Terms of Reference can be found on our website.


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