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 canoe federation rendered a decision that made athlete Korabelnikov Andrey ineligible for 3 years and 6 months for the anti-doping rules violation, the period commencing on August 18, 2015. Athlete Karasev Vadim was also rendered ineligible for 4 years for anti-doping rules violation, the period commencing on September 9, 2015.
Russian weightlifting federation rendered a decision that made athlete Selutin Alexey ineligible for 4 years for anti-doping rules violation, the period commencing on May 29, 2015. Athlete Vlasova Ekaterina for 1 year and 6 months for anti-doping rules violation, the period commencing on July 30, 2015.
Russian athletics Federation, following the materials provided by Disciplinary anti-doping Committee, rendered a decision that made Kleymenova Larisa ineligible for 4 years for the anti-doping rules violation, the period commencing on September 27, 2015. Grigoryeva Lidia was also rendered ineligible for 2,5 years for the anti-doping rules violation, the period commencing on April 17, 2016 with the disqualification of the results for the periods: April 17, 2009 – May 14, 2010.

Antidoping News

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.
On February 14, 2016, Nikita Olegovich Kamaev, the former Executive Director of the Russian Anti-Doping Agency “RUSADA”, suddenly died at the age of 52

RUSADA Calendar

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.