Athlete Committee Chair Ben Sandford one of the experts
Montreal (RWH) The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) announced a webinar for athletes covering major changes to the 2021 World Anti-Doping Program. The online event will be held on 21 August at 10 am EDT. The local time in Montreal corresponds, for example, early morning in the Americas, afternoon in Europe and evening in many Asian countries, Australia and New Zealand - please check the exact times for your country. >> Please register here
The webinar will advise athletes of some of the most impactful changes to the 2021 World Anti-Doping Code and International Standards that will impact the athlete community. Hear from experts and those responsible for the development of the rules about why these changes have been made and what more they will do to support the rights of athletes. A Q&A will be included as a part of this webinar.
The panelists will include the following experts:
- • Ben Sandford: former skeleton athlete and IBSF Vice President, Chair of WADA Athlete Committee; 2021 Code Drafting Team Member
- • Richard Young: Lead Drafter of the World Anti-Doping Code
- • Marissa Sunio: Manager, Legal Affairs, WADA