WADA WELCOMES INDEPENDENT COMMISSION’S REPORT INTO WIDESPREAD DOPING IN SPORT

Agency commits to leading the charge in protecting the clean athlete Commission recommends that WADA is reinforced with significant new resources to undertake additional responsibilities required Montreal, 9 November 2015 – The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has welcomed the thorough Report into widespread doping allegations issued by the WADA Independent Commission. The Richard Pound-chaired Commission…

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Rall joins SAIDS for an Endurance Adventure

Cancer survivor takes on year-long endurance adventure Chantel Rall is not one to back off from a challenge. The cancer survivor and sports blogger has completed some of the country’s top endurance events since being diagnosed three years ago.    Now she is in the midst of a massive year-long challenge that will culminate in taking on the world’s foremost mountain bike stage race,…

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RIP Mvuso Mbebe

SAIDS is deeply saddened to hear of the passing of Mr Mvuso Mbebe. Mvuso was a leading sports administrator in South Africa and Africa.  During his tenure as the CEO of the National Sports Council, following South Africa’s admission into international sport, Mvuso championed the ideals of drug-free sport and helped to establish the South…

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