World Anti-Doping Agency releases 2017 prohibited list

7 November 2016
The list defines which substances are banned under clean sport rules.

The World Anti-Doping Agency is the independent agency responsible for the World Anti-Doping Code, which forms the basis for anti-doping policies in sport.

Each year, WADA releases an updated list of substances and methods that are prohibited both in- and out-of-competition, along with a summary of modifications. The latest edition of this list comes into effect on 1 January 2017:

Archery athletes should familiarise themselves with the lists as they are applicable under World Archery Anti-Doping Rules.

More information can be found on anti-doping in archery and therapeutic use exemptions (TUEs), including how to apply for one if it is necessary for an athlete to take a prohibited substance for medical reasons, in the clean sport section of the World Archery website.

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