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Whereabouts, Testing your Drug of Supplement, TUEs and other Athlete Services

9/6/2018 8:53:29 PM
 
   Greetings Athlete and Coaches, 

If an athlete requires an ADAMS account or a password reset, please send an email to the below email info@bahamasadc.org.
Athletes are required to submit whereabouts or update their whereabouts by the 15th day every new quarter (Q1-Q4) such as; Jan-Mar, Apr-Jun, July-Sept, Oct-Dec. Athletes both locally and abroad will be tested. If athletes are removed from testing pools, either by retirement or other factors, the athlete will no longer be subjected to testing or whereabouts submission for that period. Otherwise, all athletes are subjected to mandatory testing for 2018.

Athletes are strongly encouraged to: Visit www.bahamasadc.org for helpful information and resources; Know their rights and responsibilities as athletes with regards to anti-doping; Understand the sample collection procedures; Check all medications and products before taking them to ensure they do not contain banned substances; Avoid taking supplements (but if they choose to, learn how to minimize their risk);Verify medical exemption requirements; and Contact the BADC directly should they have any questions or would like additional information (call 242- 325-2632 or email info@bahamasadc.org).

Athletes who test positive risk being sanctioned in accordance with WADA Policies. Athletes are responsible for reviewing this information via aDeL E-Learning Platform www.adel.wada-ama.org. Athlete support personnel are also encouraged to become familiar with anti-doping rules and regulations within your federation and international federation. 

Please feel free to contact the Commission for any additional questions or concerns you may have in regards to whereabouts, anti-doping, TUEs and general information.

Regards,               


Christopher Thompson 
Doping Control Education and Testing Coordinator
Bahamas Anti-Doping Commission 
Local: 1-242-325-2632/3
Mobile: 1-242-823-2866
Fax: 1-242-325-2634
Vibe: 1-242-225-8781 or 1-305-722-3329
Website: www.bahamasadc.org
Email: cthompson@bahamasadc.org
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