Latest news
  1. The Official Logo of the Beach Football World Championship Revealed
  2. IFAF Took Part in WADA’s Webinar
  3. The IFAF Beach Football World Championship from 2nd to 5th November 2017
  4. ARISF President Raffaele Chiulli meets with IOC President Thomas Bach
  5. The IFAF Annual General Meeting on September 23rd 2017


February 1, 2017
IFAF Took Part in WADA’s Webinar

The International Federation of American Football participated in a webinar organized by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) on the topic “Compliance Monitoring Program“. The webinar was intended for the National Anti-Doping Organizations (NADO) and the International Federation (IF). During this 60-minute webinar, participants were provided with an overview of the main areas of WADA’s new…

December 10, 2016
WADA Statement regarding conclusion of McLaren Investigation

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) acknowledges the findings outlined by the McLaren Investigation Report Part II, which was released earlier today by Professor Richard H. McLaren during a press conference that he held in London, England.  Report Part II reconfirms institutionalized manipulation of the doping control process in Russia, which was first exposed via Report…

November 14, 2016
WADA Suspends the Accreditation of the Doha Laboratory
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has suspended the accreditation of the Doping Analysis Laboratory in Doha, Qatar for a period of four months. The suspension, which took effect on 7 November 2016, prohibits the Laboratory from carrying out any anti-doping activities including all analyses of urine and blood samples. During the period of suspension, samples...
September 23, 2016
WADA publishes 2017 Prohibited List

Today, the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) publishes the 2017 List of Prohibited Substances and Methods; along with, the 2017 Summary of Major Modifications and Explanatory Notes. The List – which designates what substances and methods are prohibited both in- and out-of-competition, and which substances are banned in particular sports – was approved by the Executive…

June 7, 2016
WADA suspends the accreditation of the Madrid Laboratory

WADA recently issued the following statement concerning the Madrid Lab that was conducting testing. WADA suspends the accreditation of the Madrid Laboratory / L’AMA suspend l’accréditation du laboratoire de Madrid Montreal, 6 June 2016 – WADA has suspended the accreditation of the Laboratorio de Control de Dopaje (Laboratory) in Madrid, Spain. The decision, taken by WADA’s President, is…

June 7, 2016
WADA Enforces Mandatory Use of ADAMS for DCFs and TUEs

The below was sent to all International Federations associated with WADA to continue and stress the importance with complying with the rules and processes WADA has established for using Doping Control Forms (DCFs) and Therapeutic Use Exemptions (TEUs). Mandatory Use of ADAMS for DCFs and TUEs – Utilisation obligatoire d’ADAMS pour l’entrée des FCD et…

April 26, 2016
IFAF is continuing to follow WADA’S directives in 2016.

For the football community’s knowledge and understanding, the following list from the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) is what IFAF and ALL  other International Sports Federations are expected to adhere to through the remainder of 2016. – Adjusted programs to meet requirements of 2015 Code – Delivering In and Out of Competition Testing – Result Management…