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Drug Free Sport New Zealand

Protecting clean athletes and promoting clean sport

What we do

Clean sport is our goal. We’re here to support everyone involved in New Zealand sport - the athletes, coaches, whānau and support personnel - by:
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    Educating, supporting and advocating for clean athletes

  • 'Detecting and deterring dopers' icon.

    Deterring and detecting dopers; holding dopers to account

  • Sport engagement icon.

    Engaging with our wider sporting communities

Our transition to the new integrity Commission

The way integrity is protected in our sporting community is changing – and Drug Free Sport New Zealand is an integral part of that. From 1 July 2024, we’ll become part of a new, independent commission tasked with safeguarding the integrity of sport and recreation in New Zealand. Despite the change, it will be business as usual for anti-doping.

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DFSNZ waits for more information on Chinese positive doping results

"NZ athletes have the right to expect a strong and transparent anti-doping system that is applied consistently to all athletes, no matter what country they come from."

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The hidden dangers in your medicine cabinet

Winter is coming, and so are the sniffles. With pseudoephedrine back on shelves but banned in-competition, athletes must know how to check their medications on Global DRO to avoid an accidental positive test and ban from sport.

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