This ground-breaking initiative has been undertaken to better explain the fundamental structures and ethos behind the IAAF’s world-leading anti-doping programme.
IAAF Council Member Abby Hoffman, who is a long-standing member of the IAAF Medical and Anti-Doping Commission, took time out during the recent IAAF World Junior Championships, Oregon 2014 to give an exclusive interview in which she answered many of the key questions concerning the IAAF anti-doping programme.
Last November on behalf of IAAF President Lamine Diack, Hoffman delivered a strong statement about the IAAF’s view of the new WADA code to the 2013 World Conference on Doping in Sport, organised by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) in Johannesburg.
“I've always been conscious of the fact that, no matter how few people do it, doping undermines the integrity of the sport,” she said. “It makes sport a miserable place for those who abide by the rules.
“As an international sporting body, the biggest focus for the IAAF is on our testing programme. We have one of the most – if not the most – comprehensive programmes in the world.”
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