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Tokyo Wrestling Hopeful Sanctioned For Steroids

Wednesday, 13 October 2021, 11:50 am | Drug Free Sport NZ

Wrestler Madhi Namdari has received a 3-year ban from all sport from the Sport Tribunal of New Zealand. His anti-doping violations were discovered after an out-of-competition test in March 2021 came back positive for Stanozolol, a result later confirmed by ... More >>

Research Partnership Set To Evolve Future Of Clean Sport In NZ

Wednesday, 29 September 2021, 12:30 pm | Drug Free Sport NZ

Drug Free Sport New Zealand (DFSNZ) is set to evolve the future of clean sport in New Zealand thanks to a new research partnership with Auckland University of Technology (AUT). Delving deep into clean sport beliefs and behaviours, the partnership unites ... More >>

Te Whakanui I Te Hākinakina Pūroi Kore I Te Reo Māori | Celebrating Clean Sport In Te Reo Māori

Friday, 17 September 2021, 5:12 am | Drug Free Sport NZ

Former Silver Fern and clean sport advocate Jodi Brown last week praised the launch of Te Hākinakina Pūroi Kore 101, a new online course from Drug Free Sport New Zealand (DFSNZ) that teaches key clean sport concepts entirely in te reo Māori. Jodi, who ... More >>

Award-winning Clean Sport Education Coming To A School Near You – Launching Good Clean Sport School Toolkit

Friday, 7 May 2021, 9:57 am | Drug Free Sport NZ

Drug Free Sport New Zealand (DFSNZ) brings award-winning clean sport education into New Zealand schools with today’s launch of the Good Clean Sport School Toolkit. Available to all intermediate and secondary schools, it provides five comprehensive ... More >>

Powerlifter Suspended For Two Years Anti-doping Rule Violation

Tuesday, 22 December 2020, 11:33 am | Drug Free Sport NZ

The Sports Tribunal has suspended powerlifter Sean Winters for two years after testing positive for stimulant, octodrine, and its metabolite, heptaminol. His suspension is backdated to 19 July 2020. Mr Winters was tested while he was competing at the ... More >>

Athletes Let Down Once More By CAS Decision On Russia

Friday, 18 December 2020, 9:12 am | Drug Free Sport NZ

Drug Free Sport New Zealand (DFSNZ) Chief Executive Nick Paterson says: “We welcome the decision from the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) but remain frustrated by the result and disappointed for clean athletes around the world. “An athlete ... More >>

Drug Free Sport New Zealand And Sport Integrity Australia Education Collaboration Wins Recognition

Friday, 25 September 2020, 1:28 pm | Drug Free Sport NZ

Two of Drug Free Sport New Zealand’s (DFSNZ) Education resources have won accolades at the 2020 LearnX Live! Summit and Awards Show, held virtually on 17 September 2020. The Health Effects of Doping augmented reality app, and the Clean Sport 101 online ... More >>

DFSNZ Launches World-first Te Reo Māori Anti-doping Videos

Thursday, 17 September 2020, 9:54 am | Drug Free Sport NZ

Drug Free Sport New Zealand (DFSNZ) is celebrating Te Wiki o te Reo Māori this week by launching a new video resource in te reo Māori, and enjoyed a Māori language moment on Monday. “This week we’re releasing a video which was originally developed ... More >>

Drug Free Sport New Zealand Welcomes Findings Of Review Into School Rugby Anti-doping Programme

Wednesday, 9 September 2020, 12:24 pm | Drug Free Sport NZ

An independent review commissioned by Drug Free Sport New Zealand’s (DFSNZ) into its anti-doping programme in school rugby has concluded that DFSNZ’s education programmes in schools should be expanded, and the current limited testing at the ... More >>

Drug Free Sport New Zealand Asks For More From WADA

Friday, 4 September 2020, 8:57 am | Drug Free Sport NZ

Drug Free Sport New Zealand (DFSNZ) Chief Executive Nick Paterson has joined other national anti-doping organisations in calling for the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) to go “further and faster” with reforms to improve governance, independence and ... More >>

New Chair For Drug Free Sport New Zealand

Thursday, 27 August 2020, 12:33 pm | Drug Free Sport NZ

  Timothy Castle has been appointed as the new chair of Drug Free Sport New Zealand, Manatū Taonga Ministry for Culture and Heritage announced today. A member of the board for five years, Timothy Castle is an experienced barrister specialising ... More >>

Surf Life Saver Suspended For Nine Months For Anti-doping Rule Violation

Monday, 3 August 2020, 2:16 pm | Drug Free Sport NZ

The Sports Tribunal has suspended surf life saver John Elsmore for nine months after testing positive for cannabis. Mr Elsmore’s suspension is backdated to 14 March 2020. Mr Elsmore was tested after winning the Surf Canoe Long Course – Open Male ... More >>

Help Keep Sport “Kiwi” By Taking The 101 - DFSNZ Launches Clean Sport 101

Tuesday, 28 April 2020, 12:51 pm | Drug Free Sport NZ

Drug Free Sport New Zealand (DFSNZ) is encouraging club level sports people to “take the 101” and learn how the sports anti-doping rules apply to them. Launched today and supported by a social media campaign fronted by former All Black and DFSNZ Board ... More >>

Gymnast Suspended For Anti-doping Rule Violation

Thursday, 13 February 2020, 1:32 pm | Drug Free Sport NZ

  The Sports Tribunal has suspended gymnast Batuhan Yazici for two years after testing positive for ritalin. Mr Yazici’s suspension is backdated to 5 October 2019. Mr Yazici was tested while he was competing at the 2019 New Zealand Gymnastics ... More >>

DFSNZ calls for strong stand on clean athletes

Friday, 6 December 2019, 9:52 am | Drug Free Sport NZ

Drug Free Sport New Zealand (DFSNZ) Chief Executive Nick Paterson says: “The Russian doping saga continues. Next week a critical decision will be made by WADA’s Executive Committee after its Compliance Review Committee (CRC) recommended that the Russian ... More >>

DFSNZ launches new online search tool to help athletes

Tuesday, 3 December 2019, 4:10 pm | Drug Free Sport NZ

Drug Free Sport New Zealand (DFSNZ) has today launched the New Zealand version of Global Drug Reference Online (Global DRO), an online search tool which will allow athletes to easily check the status of medication and ingredients on the World Anti-Doping ... More >>

Powerlifter suspended for anti-doping rule violation

Friday, 29 November 2019, 4:16 pm | Drug Free Sport NZ

The Sports Tribunal has suspended powerlifter Jason Anderson for two years after testing positive for tamoxifen. Mr Anderson’s suspension is backdated to 13 May 2019 – the date of Mr Anderson’s sample collection. More >>

Education Collaboration Leads to Better Athlete Outcomes

Friday, 22 November 2019, 4:10 pm | Drug Free Sport NZ

Two new online courses for athletes and support personnel will soon be available, as the result of a collaboration between the United States Anti-Doping Agency, Drug Free Sport New Zealand and the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority in Australia ... More >>

Drug Free Sport NZ holds its first anti-doping conference

Tuesday, 19 November 2019, 9:35 am | Drug Free Sport NZ

The welfare of athletes and national sports organisations (NSOs) in anti-doping was the theme of Drug Free Sport New Zealand’s (DFSNZ) first annual anti-doping conference, held in Auckland last week. DFSNZ Chief Executive Nick Paterson says: "We were ... More >>

Anti-doping education pays dividends

Wednesday, 13 November 2019, 1:45 pm | Drug Free Sport NZ

A competitor at the 2019 Olympic Weightlifting New Zealand (OWNZ) National Championships recently demonstrated the value of anti-doping education by using Drug Free Sport NZ’s (DFSNZ) online tools, which revealed that a sponsor’s product listed an ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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