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

RUSADA following the materials provided by Disciplinary anti-doping Committee, rendered a decision that made Medvedev Aleksey (cycling) ineligible for 2 years for violation of art. 2.1 of the All-Russian Anti-Doping Rules, the period commencing on June 19, 2017.
Russian Blind Sports Federation, following the materials provided by RUSADA Disciplinary anti-doping Committee, rendered a decision that made athlete Trofimov Maksim (cycling) ineligible for 4 years for violation of art. 2.1 of the All-Russian Anti-Doping Rules, the period commencing on June 15, 2017.
By its decision of May 15, 2017, the Court of Arbitration for Sport located in Lausanne (Switzerland) cancelled the decision of the Sport Arbitrage at the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation on cancelling RAA RUSADA decision about recognizing coach Lyudmila Fedoriva (track and field athletics) ineligible. The Court of Arbitration for Sport recognized coach L.V. Fedoriva guilty of violation of art. 2.5 of the All-Russian Anti-Doping Rules and imposed the sanction as a period of ineligibility of 4 years, from the date of the decision, that is starting from May 15, 2017.

Antidoping News

Today, the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) publishes the Roadmap to Code Compliance, which outlines the reinstatement criteria that the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) must fulfill before WADA’s independent Compliance Review Committee (CRC) would recommend, to WADA’s Foundation Board, that they be declared compliant again with the World Anti-Doping Code (Code).
Today, the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) publishes the Roadmap to Code Compliance, which outlines the reinstatement criteria that the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) must fulfill before WADA’s independent Compliance Review Committee (CRC) would recommend, to WADA’s Foundation Board, that they be declared compliant again with the World Anti-Doping Code (Code).
On June 27, 2017, a meeting of the Supervisory Board of Russian Anti-Doping Agency RUSADA took place in the morning.

RUSADA Calendar

In the context of the role, to ensure RUSADA has the organizational integrity, capacity and capability to protect athletes' fundamental rights to participate in doping-free sport, and to ensure effective detection, deterrence and prevention of doping.
Agency staff organize anti-doping seminars in national federations, sports and general education schools and universities, focusing on the development not only of athletes, but also coaches and sports physicians, using modern tools: online training, which has already passed more than 1500 people; webinars and seminars on Skype. An important aspect of any seminar is the promotion of sports values and properly aligned training.
The Russian Anti-Doping Agency "RUSADA" launches a e-learning anti-doping platform for athletes, athletes' personnel, as well as all interested persons wishing to increase their literacy in the field of anti-doping.