Alberta Artistic Swimming is a proud supporter of the Anti-Doping laws in Canada. Alberta Artistic Swimming follows the guidelines of Canada Artistic Swimming, Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport, the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) and the International Olympic Committee (IOC).
Listed below is great and important content, guidelines and information for sport participants.
Look up your medicine to ensure it is not prohibited during and out of competition
Athletes may have illness or conditions that require them to take particular medications. The CCES Medical Exemption Wizard (ME Wizard) helps athletes determine if they need to apply for medical exemption, to which organization the application should be submitted, and what to include in the application.
Any change in sport or competition level may result in a change to TUE (Therapeutic Use Exemptions) requirements. Verify medical exemption requirements regularly to ensure the athlete has the correct information.
Watch this 5 min video presentation for a run through of the doping procedure.
Play this interactive game and start thinking about clean sport and fair play!
Information, Quiz and Certificate
This course will take athletes through all of the doping procedures. In the end, there is a quiz. Athletes must get 66% or more in order to obtain a certificate
Find “Fight Against Doping” documents on the IOC website.
It is the athletes’ responsibility to be up to date with all the information at all times!
Acknowledgement to Tanya Magee and BC Artistic Swimming for this content.