Yuliya and Vitaly Stepanov, the whistleblowing duo whose allegations led to the exposing of Russian doping problems in athletics, have voiced their doubts that problems in the country will be truly resolved anytime soon.
Vladimir Mokhnev, the former coach of Russian 800 metres runner and whistleblower Yuliya Stepanova, has been banned from athletics for 10 years by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS), it was announced today.
Russian whistleblower Yuliya Stepanova has been named as the recipient of an anti-doping award given out by Doping-Opfer-Hilfe e.V., a Berlin-based organisation that aims to help victims of organised sport.
Exclusive: IOC increase WADA funding by $500,000 in return for "active cooporation" with Russian investigation
An extra $500,000 (£396,000/€460,000) funding will be given to the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) as long as Richard McLaren cooperates with their investigations into Russian doping, insidethegames can reveal.
Exclusive: IOC provide Stepanovs with consultancy work and training grant following meeting with Bach
Whistleblowing couple Yuliya and Vitaly Stepanov have been provided with a range of support measures by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) following a meeting with the organisation's President Thomas Bach, insidethegames can reveal.
The World Anti-Doping Agency’s (WADA) website has been the subject of daily hacking attempts for almost three weeks, largely from Russia, the organisation’s director general Olivier Niggli has claimed.
Sebastian Coe accomplished many things as an athlete, but his defining moment came at the 1980 Moscow Games when his expected victory in the 800m turned into one of the worst experiences of his sporting life; he responded by winning the 1500m that was supposed to have been property of Steve Ovett.
Stepanovas claim Thomas Bach just tried to use their situation to his benefit and has done nothing to help her
Whistleblower Yuliya Stepanova has launched a devastating attack on International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach and questioned whether he is the right person to lead the worldwide fight against doping.
A petition set up on the change.org website in a bid to persuade the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to reverse its decision not to allow whistleblower Yuliya Stepanova to compete at Rio 2016 has attracted over 50,000 signatures less than three days after being launched.
Russian whistleblowers Yuliya Stepanova and Vitaly Stepanov believe drug cheats from the country will be competing at next month’s Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, despite attempts to eradicate them.
Russian whistleblower Yuliya Stepanova has asked the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to review the decision to ban her from next month’s Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
Russian whistleblower Yuliya Stepanova, who limped home injured and last in her 800 metres heat here at the European Athletics Championships before being disqualified for a lane infringement, was today thanked for her courage by Sebastian Coe, President of the International Association of Athletics Federations, who invited her to attend the forthcoming IAAF Values Commission.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is to take advice from its Ethics Commission over whether doping cheat turned whistleblower Yuliya Stepanova is allowed to compete at Rio 2016.
Stepanova finishes a lonely and injured last in Amsterdam - but refuses to rule out Rio 2016 appearance
Yuliya Stepanova, already a lonely figure in athletics following her decision to whistleblow details of Russia’s doping activities, finished alone - and a distant last – here in her 800 metres heat at the European Championships.
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