Archive 2013

FINADA considering an appeal to CAS


The Finnish Sports Arbitration Board did not find skier Juha Lallukka guilty of an antidoping rule violation. Today, 5 December 2013, the Finnish Sports Arbitration Board provided its resolution, based on a vote, to an appeal filed by the Finnish Antidoping Agency FINADA. On 7 September 2011,...
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Strong antidoping programme at the European youth championships in athletics


The European Athletics U23 Championships, to be held in Tampere on 11–14 July, has declared itself a major international clean sporting event and is taking a strong stand on behalf of a fair game. The event organisers, European Athletics, the World Anti-Doping Agency WADA and the Finnish...
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World Orienteering Championships to be an international messenger for clean sport


Things will heat up in the forests of Vuokatti on 6–14 July, when orienteers compete in the World Championships. The message of clean sport will be on display at the event, symbolised by the Golden Baton which travels around to international sporting events organised in Finland. The event...
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FINADA disappointed with the decision of the Supervisory Board


Today, 19 June, the Supervisory Board published its acquittal in the doping case of skier Juha Lallukka . In autumn 2011, Lallukka's doping control showed an adverse analytical finding with regard to a growth hormone. In its decision, the Supervisory Board considered that shortcomings in setting...
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2013 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship, Sweden & Finland


2013 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship, Sweden & Finland will bring together a comprehensive united front to beat the drum for clean sport 2013 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship, taking place now in May, highlights the importance of fair play. During the event, the team captains will...
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Laura Lepistö cheers on young skating talents


Laura Lepistö cheers on young skating talents in the first ever World Junior Synchronized Skating Championships The first official World Junior Synchronized Skating Championships will be organised in Helsinki on 7–9 March 2013. The event plays a part in the message of clean sport and will...
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Golden Baton of Clean Sport passed on to the Ice Hockey U18 Women's World Championship


The lion girls' home championship in Vierumäki and Heinola, from 29 December 2012 to 5 January 2013, is proudly participating in the clean sport campaign of international sporting events. Fair play will be on display on the rink and in the stands, and the lion girls will be led toward victory by...
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