National Anti Doping Organisation
The first educational video on sample collection process is on the internet.
The first educational
video on sample collection process is on the internet.
When and how can an
athlete be selected for doping control? What are the criteria? For what reasons
can the doping control be delayed? What happens in the case of a minor athlete?
In which cases should the process be repeated? What if the first sample is
found positive for a prohibited substance?
These questions and many
others about the sample collection process, according to the WADA Code, are
answered in the first educational 2d animation video that is already on the
This video has been
produced by the National Anti-Doping Agency and lasts about six minutes. It
explains the whole sample collection process in detail, from the moment an
athlete is selected for testing until the analysis of the second sample.
The link through which you can watch the video on the official channel of EOKAN on YouTube is:
“It is the first and, in
my opinion, a successful attempt of EOKAN to produce multimedia material which
is necessary to make the educational process more attractive and interesting,
whether it concerns professional athletes or young ones who are preparing to
become the future champions in their sports, or other social groups who come in
contact with anti doping procedures for the first time. At the moment only the
leading National Anti-Doping Organisations, such as the USA, Great Britain and
others of similar status have created original educational material and for
this reason, we are vey pleased to achieve such an important goal in this
field”, stressed the Governor of
EOKAN, Dr Grigoris Leon after the publication of the first educational video on