Development and Performance
Anti-Doping in sport is critical to maintain the integrity and ethos that sport abides by on a global basis. In the UK we are particularly proactive when it comes to maintaining a drug free sport and UKA are at the cutting edge. UKA maintain up to date website content that provides comprehensive and accurate information for athletes (of all ages and levels), coaches, parents, medical support staff, officials and other members of the athlete’s support group that require access to appropriate information in order to understand and comply with the anti-doping regulations.
All licensed persons, members or support staff, shall be deemed to have made him/herself familiar with, and agreed to be bound by the UK Anti-Doping Rules and to submit to the authority of UK Anti-Doping in the application and enforcement of the Anti-Doping Rules.
UK Athletics Anti-Doping Rules apply to all athletes competing and the members of clubs in Wales, for details of the UKA Anti-Doping Rules including disciplinary actions please click here.
- For any queries relating to Clean Sport in Wales please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
We are keen to provide simple, clear information to all our athletes and coaches and are committed to championing Clean Athletics within the athletics community in Wales.
Adrian Palmer, Clean Athletics Educator and Programme Manager
The Clean Sport section of the UKA website provides comprehensive information, and the WADA Web Pages cover the changes to the Prohibited List - 2022 Prohibited list infographic
Why not do the Clean Athletics Module to keep up to date with current anti-doping rules, regulations and processes?
Much of the information can also be provided in printed form free of charge - simply email email@example.com with your contact details and your requirements, and they can send information out. Two other excellent websites are the UK Sport website www.uksport.gov.uk and www.ukad.org.uk Here you can find a variety of doping-related information and information which allows you to check the status of any medication which you may be using.
For those who want to speak out, speak to us in confidence. Email UKAD at firstname.lastname@example.org or message on WhatsApp +44 (0)7587 634711. We guarantee that your identity and contact details will always be kept 100% confidential.
100% me: Pure Sport, True Talent
100% me is about being a true athlete. It's about being able to say my performance is 100% me. There is no secret to my success - just hard work, determination and talent.
The Clean Sport Hub will support the delivery of innovative and tailored education activities leading to a culture of clean sport. It will also provide a support network for UKAD’s Education Delivery Network providing clean sport resources and information.
Checking Your Medication
Many medications available for common medical conditions, such as asthma or hayfever, may contain prohibited substances. You need to be aware that these are readily available in products prescribed by your doctor or bought over the counter in a pharmacy.
The advice from UK Anti-Doping is simple - check every single substance or medication before you use it, even if you have used it before. It is also important to remember that medications bought abroad may contain different substances than those in the UK and you should always check before you take them.
Before you take a supplement, you should:
Ensuring athletes train and compete within the spirit of Clean Sport.
For comprehensive information on Medications and Supplements together with education and information on current testing procedures please go to:
Clean Athletics Manager
Mobile +44 (0)7841 504310
Confidential fax number: 0121 7138 451
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