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ATHLETICS INTEGRITY UNIT Press Release

Athletics Integrity Unit charges Russian Athletics Federation with obstructing an investigation and provisionally suspends several senior federation officials for tampering and complicity.

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ATHLETICS INTEGRITY UNIT Press Release

Athletics Integrity Unit announces robust programme and policy updates for 2019 IAAF World Athletics Championships.

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ATHLETICS INTEGRITY UNIT Press Release

The Athletics Integrity Unit and Valencia’s Marathon and Half Marathon IAAF Gold Label Road Races join forces to further strengthen the integrity of the races.

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ATHLETICS INTEGRITY UNIT 2018 Annual Report

The Athletics Integrity Unit has published its 2018 Annual Report, which outlines the Units activities and achievements during 2018. 

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“THE ATHLETICS INTEGRITY UNIT WILL SUPPORT ATHLETES IN MAKING THE RIGHT DECISIONS AND CHOICES THROUGHOUT YOUR CAREERS. IT WILL HELP EACH OF YOU TO KNOW THE RULES, GAIN KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE AND SHARE THAT KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE WITH CONFIDENCE.”

— Sebastian Coe, IAAF President

Latest Sanctions

Details of the latest cases that have been dealt with under the jurisdiction of, or overseen by, the Athletics Integrity Unit.

DateNameNatDetails
21/11/2019Dmitry ShlyakhtinRUSTampering with any part of Doping Control (Article 2.5) Complicity (Article 2.9) - Charge issued
21/11/2019Alexander ParkinRUSTampering with any part of Doping Control (Article 2.5) Complicity (Article 2.9) - Charge issued
21/11/2019Artur KaramyanRUSTampering with any part of Doping Control (Article 2.5) Complicity (Article 2.9) - Charge issued
21/11/2019
Elena OrlovaRUSTampering with any part of Doping Control (Article 2.5) Complicity (Article 2.9) - Charge issued
21/11/2019
Elena IkonnikovaRUSTampering with any part of Doping Control (Article 2.5) Complicity (Article 2.9) - Charge issued
21/11/2019
Evegeniy ZagorulkoRUSTampering with any part of Doping Control (Article 2.5) Complicity (Article 2.9) - Charge issued
21/11/2019
Russian Athletic Federation (RusAF)RUSBreaches of a National Federation’s obligations under Article 15 - Charge issued
21/11/2019
Danil LysenkoRUSTampering with any part of Doping Control (Article 2.5)   2nd ADRV - Charge issued

The Athletics Integrity Unit Disciplinary Process applies to both doping and non-doping cases that are pursued by the Athletics Integrity Unit under the IAAF Anti-Doping Rules and the IAAF Integrity Code of Conduct respectively.  For more detail on the process and the current cases please use the button below.

Athletics Integrity Unit Disciplinary Process

Fighting for Fairness in our Sport — Key Facts and Figures

Samples by Discipline 2018

Fighting for Fairness in 2018

8,489

Samples collected

124

Samples collected from athletes belonging to number of countries

6

Area associations of the IAAF were covered by testing

776

Elite Athletes from 86 nationalities on the Registered Testing Pool

6,007

Samples collected Out-of-Competition

3,553

Blood samples collected

2,482

Samples collected In-Competition

173

IAAF competitions where testing was conducted