WADA Publishes 2018 List of Prohibited Substances

WADA Publishes 2018 List of Prohibited Substances

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) have released its 2018 list of Prohibited Substances and Methods, which comes into force on 1 January 2018.

The List was approved by the WADA Executive Committee in Paris on the 24th of September, with a number of minor changes being announced.

"WADA is pleased to publish the 2018 prohibited list," WADA President Sir Craig Reedie said.

"Updated annually, the list is released three months ahead of taking effect so that all stakeholders - in particular athletes and their entourage - have sufficient time to familiarise themselves with the document and its modifications.

"It is vital that all athletes and entourage take the necessary time to consult the list; and that, they contact their respective anti-doping organisations if they have any doubts as to the status of a substance or method."

The full 2018 list of Prohbited Substanced and Methods can be accessed via the related links tab on the right-hand side.