Top SA mountain biker guilty of second doping offense

Professional South African mountain biker Rourke Croeser has been banned from taking part in sports events for an effective four years after two doping violations. The South African Institute for Drug Free Sport (SAIDS) this week handed down a written decision in which it sanctioned him to a four-year ban for each of the anti-doping…

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Two Oceans Marathon – Team I Play Fair

We’d like to introduce you to one of our celebrity runners for the upcomingOld Mutual Two Oceans Marathon, Kamini Pather a Winner of MasterChef SA 2013. We caught up with Kamini before her race this coming Saturday – see what she has to say: “I have loved training for this race. This will be my…

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Cape Town Cycle Tour Awareness Campaign

COMPETITION TIME: Have you seen our Cape Town Cycle Tour drug-free awareness street pole posters? Win an I Play Fair cycling top and extra goodies by uploading a picture you’ve taken of one of the street pole posters and tag I Play Fair ZA in it.

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Anti-doping rule violation conclusion

Cycling South Africa takes note of the sanction of 11 months period of ineligibility imposed by the UCI against Ms. Yolande De Villiers for the presence of the prohibited substances hydrochlorothiazide and amilorid (diuretic) found in three samples collected from the rider on 31 January, 28 February and 21 March 2015. Cycling South Africa will…

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AN EXPLANATION OF HOW THE WORLD ANTI-DOPING AGENCY DECIDES WHICH SUBSTANCES ARE INCLUDED ON THE PROHIBITED LIST

Most sports fans are now relatively familiar with World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) and the WADA Code (“the Code”), with varying degrees of knowledge. Those who are involved in competitive sport, particularly athletes and coaches, will also be familiar with the List of Prohibited Substances and Methods,1 known as the Prohibited List (“the List”). The List…

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