The following information and links will tell you all you need to know about Anti-Doping in sport and in sailing.
RYA Scotland (RYAS) has resolved to adopt the anti-doping rules of RYA as of the 2nd September 2010.
1. In the area of anti-doping, the RYA Scotland (RYAS) defers to the jurisdiction of the Royal Yachting Association (RYA).
2. Further to clause 1:
a. The anti-doping rules of the RYA (the ‘Anti-Doping Rules) apply to the sport of sailing in Scotland; and
b. Persons participating in the sport of sailing under the jurisdiction of the RYAS who qualify as ‘participants’ (as that term is defined in the Anti-Doping Rules) are bound by and must comply in all respects with the Anti-Doping Rules.
RYAS shall recognise and take all necessary steps to give full force and effect within its jurisdiction (a) to the Anti-Doping Rules; and (b) to any sanction(s) imposed under the Anti-Doping Rules.
For full details of the RYA Anti-Doping procedure please follow the link:
For more information please find the useful contacs below:
UK Anti Doping
Report Doping in Sport: 08000 32 23 32 www.reportdoping.com
Apply for a Theraputic Use Excemption (TUE): http://www.ukad.org.uk/support-personnel/tues/
World Anti Doping Agency
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