World Anti-Doping Agency - Bio, News, Photos - Washington Times
Skip to content

World Anti-Doping Agency

Latest Stories

russian_doping_31369.jpg

russian_doping_31369.jpg

FILE - This is a Monday March 13, 2017 file photo of lawyer Richard McLaren, investigator and report author for the world anti-doping agency , WADA, as he delivers his speech addressing his findings on Russian State-Sponsored doping systems during the opening day of the 2017 world anti-doping agency annual symposium, at the Swiss Tech Convention Center, in Lausanne, Switzerland. The World Anti-Doping Agency says the Russian government must accept the findings of a report which accused it of overseeing widespread doping and a cover-up. Last year’s report by WADA investigator Richard McLaren said Russian Sports Ministry officials decided which athletes to “save” by covering up failed drug tests, and swapped samples containing banned substances at the 2014 Winter Olympics (Valentin Flauraud/Keystone, File via AP)

wada-board-meeting_50731.jpg

wada-board-meeting_50731.jpg

Former Canadian Olympic gold medal winner and currently World Anti-Doping Agency athletes committee member Beckie Scott speaks to reporters after the agency's Foundation Board meeting Thursday, May 18, 2017 in Montreal. (Ryan Remiorz/The Canadian Press via AP)

wada_meeting_74448.jpg

wada_meeting_74448.jpg

FILE - In this March 13, 2017, file photo, Craig Reedie, president of the world anti-doping agency (WADA), delivers his speech during the opening day of the 2017 WADA annual symposium in Lausanne, Switzerland. On Thursday, May 18, a bit over a year after The New York Times revealed the sordid specifics of a doping scandal that pervaded Russia’s Olympic team, the World Anti-Doping Agency’s governing board meets. (Valentin Flauraud/Keystone via AP, File)

wada_athlete_view.jpeg

wada_athlete_view.jpeg

FILE This is a Thursday, May 12, 2016 file photo of Canadian Olympian Beckie Scott as she speaks to reporters following a World Anti-Doping Agency meeting in Montreal Canada. Scott the head of WADA’s athlete commission said Wednesday Oct. 5, 2016 that the global anti-doping system is not ``broken’’ and laments that politics has brought ``discord’’ to the fight against performance-enhancing drugs. ’’ (Graham Hughes/The Canadian Press, File via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

db1852b33bb40c0e510f6a7067003785.jpg

db1852b33bb40c0e510f6a7067003785.jpg

FILE - A Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2009 photo from files showing the shadow of Australian John Fahey, President of the World Anti-Doping Agency, WADA, during a WADA Media Symposium at the Olympic Museum in Lausanne, Switzerland. FIFA’s medical chief, Michel D’Hooghe, says he is “really not happy” with drug-testing plans for the World Cup in Brazil, because samples taken from players must be flown across the Atlantic to a laboratory in Switzerland for analysis, possibly slowing results. FIFA had to turn to the lab in Lausanne because the Brazilian facility that was expected to analyze World Cup samples repeatedly failed to comply with World Anti-Doping Agency standards and so lost its authority to do testing.(AP Photo/Keystone, Laurent Gillieron, File)

f63e41fa3bba0d0e510f6a706700c070.jpg

f63e41fa3bba0d0e510f6a706700c070.jpg

FILE - An Aug. 3, 2004 photo from files showing an unidentified laboratory assistant looking at a blood test at the WADA laboratories in Lausanne, Switzerland. FIFA’s medical chief, Michel D’Hooghe, says he is “really not happy” with drug-testing plans for the World Cup in Brazil, because samples taken from players must be flown across the Atlantic to a laboratory in Switzerland for analysis, possibly slowing results. FIFA had to turn to the lab in Lausanne because the Brazilian facility that was expected to analyze World Cup samples repeatedly failed to comply with World Anti-Doping Agency standards and so lost its authority to do testing.(AP Photo/Keystone, Fabrice Coffrini), File)

e952c99d3bb70c0e510f6a706700ea1c.jpg

e952c99d3bb70c0e510f6a706700ea1c.jpg

FILE - An Aug. 3, 2004 photo from files showing an unidentified laboratory assistant looking at urine tests at the WADA laboratories in Lausanne, Switzerland. FIFA’s medical chief, Michel D’Hooghe, says he is “really not happy” with drug-testing plans for the World Cup in Brazil, because samples taken from players must be flown across the Atlantic to a laboratory in Switzerland for analysis, possibly slowing results. FIFA had to turn to the lab in Lausanne because the Brazilian facility that was expected to analyze World Cup samples repeatedly failed to comply with World Anti-Doping Agency standards and so lost its authority to do testing.(AP Photo/Keystone, Fabrice Coffrini), File)

fdb72df0ff0ee70a4e0f6a7067009da5.jpg

fdb72df0ff0ee70a4e0f6a7067009da5.jpg

FILE - This Feb. 22, 2011 file photo shows World Anti-Doping Agency director general David Howman listening to questions during a news conference at the European Union Sports Forum in Budapest, Hungary. The World Anti-Doping Agency said Wednesday March 19, 2014 that Jamaican officials have "done exactly what we've asked" to get their drug-testing program back in order after glaring failures ahead of the London Olympics. WADA director general David Howman said the agency sent a delegation to Jamaica in recent weeks to follow up on recommendations made after last year's audit of the Caribbean island's troubled doping control program. (AP Photo/Bela Szandelszky, File)