Spirit Of Sport Newsletter


The Spirit of Sport™ is a USADA newsletter dedicated to providing timely and accurate anti-doping information for athletes, support personnel and others interested in the Olympic and Paralympic movement.

Current Issue - Winter 2013-2014

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Current Issue Articles

Attention Sochi Athletes: Must-know information for athletes going to the 2014 Olympics and Paralympics.

Profile Sochi: The Olympic and Paralympic host city has a proud sporting history outside of the Winter Games

Supplement Shutdown: The makers of a popular and controversial supplement were recently shut down by the government

Paralympic Place: Read about Paralympic alpine skier Alana Nichols’ inspiring and record-breaking story


Heed the hcG:  For decades, it has been illegally marketed and sold as a weight loss product

Prohibited List: Summary of Major Modifications to the 2014 Prohibited List

Know Your DCO: Arnold Thomas can lay claim to working at three Olympic Games


Ask the Scientists!: Since hemp comes from the marijuana plant, does that mean it is prohibited?

Mythbusting: Common Misconceptions about Anti-Doping: Learn the truth behind some of the falsely-held beliefs about anti-doping

TrueSport Coaching Education Program Receives National Accreditation: Find out which standard of excellence the TrueSport coaching program recently achieved