USADA, anti-doping policy

USADA Statement on Revisions to Anti-Doping Policy

On Thursday, February 16, the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) announced several revisions to the UFC Anti-Doping Policy that will officially take effect on Saturday, April 1, 2017.

To view the updated policy please visit: http://ufc.usada.org/usada-ufc-announce-changes-to-ufc-anti-doping-policy/ .

The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency is the national anti-doping organization (NADO) in the United States for Olympic, Paralympic, Pan American, and Parapan American sport. The organization is charged with managing the anti-doping program, including in-competition and out-of competition testing, results management processes, drug reference resources, and athlete education for all United States Olympic Committee (USOC) recognized sport national governing bodies, their athletes, and events. Additionally, the organization contributes to the advancement of clean sport through scientific research and education & outreach initiatives focused on awareness and prevention.