Roles, Rights and Responsibilities

The Athletes’ Anti-Doping Rights Act is based on the 2021 Code and Standards and aims to ensure that all athlete anti-doping rights are clearly set out and accessible in one document with universal applicability. The Act includes rights:  
- during testing missions
- to a fair, independent, timely hearing
- to medical treatment
- to report concerns without the threat of retribution or retaliation
- to education
- to data protection
- to compensation
- to B Sample analysis

The full Act is available on the World Anti-Doping Agency website. Athletes’ Anti-Doping Rights Act | World Anti-Doping Agency (

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