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Anti-Doping

It is important to understand that all club players and officials of any Australian Football Competition that is operated and managed under the laws of Australian Football are bound by the AFL Anti-Doping Code (ADC).

Breaches under the AFL ADC can result in sanctions that prevent a person(s) from performing any role at any sporting club for up to four years.

The AFL’s Anti-Doping code exists:

THE ISSUE

Performance enhancing drugs are used by some athletes to gain an unfair advantage over other athletes.

The use of performance enhancing drugs are not only dangerous to the health of the athlete, but also undermine the integrity of sporting competitions and prevent athletes from competing on a level playing field.

The key organisations involved in protecting sports from doping are:

EDUCATION RESOURCES

To undertake the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Agency’s online education program related to the Anti-Doping Code. Visit www.asada.gov.au for more information.

To view videos surrounding the issue of doping visit www.youtube.com/user/asadavideo

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