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SA Natural Bodybuilding Association athlete receives a 2 year ban

May 7, 2018 12:30 pm Published by Comments Off on SA Natural Bodybuilding Association athlete receives a 2 year ban

The SA Institute for Drug-Free Sport (SAIDS) has imposed a two-year ban from all sport on the South African Natural Bodybuilding Association (SANBA) athlete, Onke Mangxola, following an anti-doping rule violation. Mr. Mangxola tested positive for Furosemide. His period of ineligibility began on 30 September 2017 (the date his provisional suspension was imposed) and will serve until and including 29... Read More


Attention ADAMS Users – maintenance scheduled for 27 Feb 2018

February 23, 2018 8:14 am Published by Comments Off on Attention ADAMS Users – maintenance scheduled for 27 Feb 2018

As part of our on-going technical maintenance operations, we are planning maintenance for the ADAMS Production environment on Tuesday, 27 February 2018, between 18:00 GMT and 20:00 GMT . Therefore kindly note that the system (including the SMS service and Mobile App) will be unavailable during this period. Our software provider has requested a two hour window in order to... Read More


SANBA athlete banned by SAIDS for 2 years

February 13, 2018 8:27 am Published by Comments Off on SANBA athlete banned by SAIDS for 2 years

The SA Institute for Drug-Free Sport (SAIDS) has imposed a two-year ban from all sport on the South African Natural Bodybuilding Association (SANBA) athlete, Dandtrich Julies, following an anti-doping rule violation. Mr. Julies tested positive for Carboxy THC as well as Hydrochlorothiazide. His period of ineligibility began on 15 November 2017, the date his provisional suspension was imposed, and will... Read More


Why some athletes dope and others don’t?

November 8, 2017 12:31 pm Published by Comments Off on Why some athletes dope and others don’t?

WADA is committed to improving evidence-based doping prevention strategies through social science research.


iNADO Statement on Global Anti-Doping Reform

March 13, 2017 8:03 am Published by Comments Off on iNADO Statement on Global Anti-Doping Reform

With SAIDS being part of The Institute of National Anti-Doping Organisations (iNADO) SAIDS Board member, Judge Mpati and our CEO, Khalid Galant, were part of the WADA meeting on Governance, yesterday in Switzerland.