Anti-Doping News: Updated WADA Prohibited List 2019
January 02, 2019
Updated WADA Prohibited List 2019
The 2019 WADA prohibited list is now published and can be downloaded at the link below.
While there have been a number of changes, none of these changes are expected to impact prescription and over the counter medications here in Ireland. It is still important that all athletes check medications on www.eirpharm.com for the Republic of Ireland and www.globaldro.com for athletes based in Northern Ireland and UK. If athletes purchase medications abroad they must check the medication in the country where they have purchased it.
Below is the Sport Ireland Supplement Guidelines and infographic.
The Supplement Guidelines are important for players, coaches & Athlete Support Personnel (ASP). In particular ASP working in advising athletes on diet, nutrition and supplement use.
Sport Ireland Supplement Use in Sport - Guidelines
With the increase in use of supplements in society, it is important that athletes assess the need and are aware of the risks associated with taking supplements. This is a largely unregulated market and contamination of products is a big factor in positive tests.
Below a Supplement Guidelines infographic