Russian Anti-Doping Agency “RUSADA”

Our mission: to protect athletes’ health and their right to participate in doping free sport.

Our target: to create zero-tolerance attitude to doping in the Russian society.

Our tasks: to prevent and detect violations of anti-doping rules.

Press Releases

Russian weightlifting federation, following the materials provided by RUSADA Disciplinary anti-doping Committee, rendered a decision that made athlete Latypov Rustam ineligible for 4 years for violation of art. 2.1 of the All-Russian Anti-Doping Rules, the period commencing on March 24, 2015.
Russian Skating Union following the materials provided by the Disciplinary anti-doping committee rendered a decision that made athlete Eranina Elena ineligible for 1 year for the anti-doping rules violation, the period commencing on May 11, 2016.
RUSADA Disciplinary anti-doping Committee rendered a decision that made an athlete Molicheva Irina (cycling) ineligible for 2 years for the anti-doping rules violation, the period commencing on August 25, 2015.

Antidoping News

Russian Ministry of sport has approved changes in Anti-doping rules of the Russian Federation that were developed by Russian anti-doping agency RUSADA. Changes cover chapters 8 “Disciplinary proceedings” and 13 “Appeal”. These changes became necessary because for now appeals against RUSADA decisions should be applied directly to Court of Arbitration for Sport in Lausanne, Switzerland. Moreover, some proceedings changes were made regarding the work of Anti-doping Disciplinary Committee.
In accordance with provisions of the International Standard for Testing and Investigations, the Russian Anti-Doping Agency RUSADA prepares a list of athletes included into the Extended Registered Testing Pool.
The decision of the Russian Anti-Doping Agency RUSADA on a lifetime ban for Viktor Chegin, a coach of the State institution for supplementary education “The V.M. Chegin Olympic Training Center for Race Walking of the Mordovian Republic”, was approved by the All-Russia Athletics Federation.

RUSADA Calendar

Information for ADAMS users, please take note that on Tuesday, 8 November 2016, between 18:00 and 20:00 GMT, WADA’s ADAMS Team will install ADAMS 4.1.10 in the production environment; and that, during this period, ADAMS services will not be available.
Dear colleagues! Please take a note that from the 1st of January 2016 Meldonium (Mildronat) will be prohibited both in in-completion and in out-of-competition period. Meldonium is added to the Class S4 (HORMONE AND METABOLIC MODULATORS) of the WADA Prohibited List 2016. Athletes must stop taking this substance in advance, as of the 1st of January 2016 the detection of this substance in the Athlete's sample would be considered as an anti-doping rules violation.