National Anti Doping Organisation
Testing and samples from April to June
The National Anti-doping
Organisation announces that during April, May and June 160 doping controls were
conducted in 18 different sports. A total of 573 samples were taken for
61 doping controls were carried out in 12 different sports (39 in competition
and 22 out of competition) and a total of 188 samples were taken.
May the corresponding numbers are: 59 doping controls in 17 different sports
(35 in and 24 out of competition) and a total of 221 samples were taken.
June 40 doping controls were carried out in 16 different sports (22 in and 18
out of competition) and a total of 164 samples were taken.
The frequency of doping controls remains at a high level.
“The numbers prove once
again that the HADA reflexes remain at an all-time high, as there are now, more
out of competition doping controls, not only on individual athletes, but also
before major sport events or even on national teams of all sports, which are in
pre-season process. The controls and samples in the last ten months exceeded
the initial goals we had set as, while in addition, the 221 samples taken in
May are a record number", pointed out the Commander of HADA Dr.