TORONTO (September 19, 2018) – “We all know that the essence of clean sport, of all sport, is following the rules. For the future of clean athletes in every nation, and for the future of sport, we urge the WADA Board at their upcoming meeting to continue to abide by this principle, follow the Roadmap and in so doing, again confirm to all athletes and to the world, that this principle is respected by the leadership of the world of sport.”

 Tricia Smith, President, Canadian Olympic Committee

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