NOTICE TO ALL MEMBERS
Skate Australia’s Anti-Doping Policy has been amended and is effective 10 August 2020.
The changes bring our sport in line with the establishment of Sport Integrity Australia which will replace the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) as the National Anti-Doping Organisation (NADO) in Australia from 1 July 2020.
The changes which come into effect on 10 August 2020 are:
- Replacing the words Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) with Sport Integrity Australia (SIA);
- Replacing CAS with the National Sports Tribunal (NST) as the first-instance hearing body for all athletes and the Appeals Division of the NST for appeals for ‘non-international level’ athletes.
- Amending the definition of ‘National Level Athlete’ to introduce the Lower-Level Athlete category to allow greater flexibility in dealing with and sanctioning athletes below International or National level; and
- Removing the Anti-Doping Rule Violation Panel.
For more details on the changes, please click here.
The App is a one stop shop for Anti-Doping which includes tools to find low risk supplements, check if a medication is banned in sport, complete a virtual reality testing mission, give ASADA feedback, report doping and more.
For more information about Sport Integrity Australia head over to their website.
Are you competing at State, National and/or International competitions?
All members competing at State and National Championships in ALL disciplines must complete Sport Integrity Australia eLearning modules Level 1 and Level 2 (2020 version). Once completed, please email your certificate to your State Administrator.
All skaters, in the discipline of Skateboarding, nominating for quota place consideration for Season #2 Olympic Qualifying Events must have completed Sport Integrity Australia eLearning modules Level 1 and Level 2 (2020 version) and uploaded your updated 2020 certificate to the World Skate Anti-Doping Registration site. Download the User Guide for detailed instructions.
Visit World Skate Clean Sport Resources for global information.