SAIDS warns athletes about herbal supplement

2017-07-12 12:08

South African athletes have been warned against the use of a specific supplement which contains traces of anabolic steroids.

SA swimmer, water polo player banned

2016-11-30 13:00

A South African swimmer and water polo player have been banned after failing drug tests.

SA lab cleared to test blood doping samples

2016-08-16 12:31

The University of Free State’s Bloemfontein doping control laboratory has been cleared to start testing blood samples once again.

Testing won't be compromised - SAIDS

2016-05-04 14:22

Testing in SA sport will continue to be thorough and robust in spite of the temporary suspension of the University of Free State’s Bloemfontein laboratory.

Doping in sport and the nuclear arms race

2015-11-18 10:52

There are 11 steps in the doping control process. SAIDS General Manager Fahmy Galant gives more detail.

Pretoria school to test for banned substances

2015-03-06 12:22

Rugby players at Menlo Park High School in Pretoria will be tested regularly for banned substances, a report says.

Mthangayi tests positive

2013-12-04 21:31

SAIDS have announced that the CT Marathon winner Lindhikaya Mthangayi has tested positive for a prohibited anabolic steroid.


Lab suspension will not compromise testing - SAIDS

2017-07-03 13:37

The fight against doping in sport will continue to be robust in spite of full accreditation again being withheld from the Bloemfontein laboratory which does testing.

New twist in Ntshumayelo drug case

2016-09-18 05:19

There is no end in sight for the drug case involving former Orlando Pirates midfielder Thandani Ntshumayelo.

Comrades enjoys 'doping-free' year

2016-06-23 09:50

The Comrades Marathon has enjoyed a doping-free year as none of the top runners in 2016 tested positive for any banned substances.

Top SA mountain biker guilty of second doping offence

2016-03-24 11:52

Professional SA mountain biker Rourke Croeser has been banned from taking part in sports events for an effective four years after two doping violations.

Why we have to win the battle against doping

2015-08-25 12:33

Khalid Galant, the CEO of the South African Institute for Drug-Free Sport, details why the battle against doping has to be won.

Chiliboy could face doping ban

2014-06-09 20:30

SAIDS says that it cannot comment on reports that Chiliboy Ralepelle tested positive for a banned substance.

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