Media Releases

Hope on the Horizon Tour: Sport leaders speak up for a modern sport system

Ottawa – July 6, 2023 – Nearly 200 participants had a rewarding and positive experience with the first leg of the Hope on the Horizon Tour, joining Sport Law and the Canadian Centre for Ethics in...

International Symposium Identifies Priorities for Protecting Athletes and Canadian Sport from Competition Manipulation

Ottawa – June 2, 2023 – Following a two-day symposium in Toronto, experts from a variety of industries identified the need for a coordinated pan-Canadian approach to prevent competition manipulation...

Education Course Developed by CCES Tackles CFL Match Manipulation Policy

Ottawa – May 25, 2023 – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) launched a new e-learning course to educate Canadian Football League (CFL) players and personnel on the details of the new CFL...

Presenting Sponsors Announced for the 2023 Symposium on Competition Manipulation and Gambling in Sport: IBIA, bet365, Betway and FanDuel

Ottawa – May 16, 2023 – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) and McLaren Global Sport Solutions (MGSS) are pleased to announce the International Betting Integrity Association (IBIA),...

U SPORTS Football Athlete Suspended for the Presence of GW501516

Ottawa – May 10, 2023 – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) announced today that Édouard Wanadi, a U SPORTS football athlete affiliated with Western University, received a sanction of four...

Canadian Symposium to Develop Unified Approach to the Threat of Competition Manipulation

Ottawa – April 27, 2023 – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) and McLaren Global Sport Solutions (MGSS), with support from the Canadian Olympic Committee (COC), are hosting a symposium...

Anti-Doping Rule Violations Asserted Against U SPORTS Football Player

Ottawa – April 24, 2023 – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) announced today that under the rules of the Canadian Anti-Doping Program (CADP), it has asserted two anti-doping rule...

Cheer Athlete Suspended for Multiple Anti-Doping Rule Violations Involving Cocaine

Ottawa – April 18, 2023 – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) announced today that Alex “Marcus” Vargas, a cheer athlete and athlete support person, received a lifetime ban for multiple...

The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport Signs on to Abuse-Free Sport

Ottawa – March 29, 2023 – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) is pleased to announce that it has signed an agreement to join Abuse-Free Sport, the new independent program to prevent and...

The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport and Sport Law Announce Hope on the Horizon Tour

March 22, 2023 – In collaboration with several sport partners, Sport Law and the Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) will be hosting legal and leadership workshops across the country to...