Endorsement: The International Federation of Sports Physiotherapy Guideline on Doping

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The World Confederation for Physical Therapy (WCPT) supports anti-doping policies in athletes of all ages and abilities. WCPT supports an athlete’s right to participate in doping-free sport, and to promote health, fairness and equity for athletes worldwide.  Therefore, WCPT endorses the International Federation of Sports Physiotherapy’s Guideline on Doping [1].

WCPT urges its member organisations to promote the guideline, and the principles contained within it, to their members.

 

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Date adopted:

Endorsed at the 16th General Meeting of WCPT June 2007.

Endorsement re-affirmed at the 17th General Meeting of WCPT June 2011.

Endorsement re-affirmed at the 18th General Meeting of WCPT May 2015.

Date for review: Dependent on updates to the guideline
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References
  1. International Federation of Sports Physiotherapy, Netherlands Centre for Doping Affairs. International Federation of Sports Physiotherapy Guideline on Doping. 2004.  (Access date 1st July 2007)