Whistleblower Vitaly Stepanov has accused International Federations of "doing little to fight doping in Russia" as he called on the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) to seek justice for athletes robbed of glory by drugs cheats.
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 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.
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.
Is Yulia Stepanova, the Russian 800m runner whose whistleblowing activity triggered the scandal which has resulted in Russia’s track-and-field athletes being suspended from international competition including the forthcoming Rio Olympics, a “Judas” or a “true Olympic hero”?
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) is seeking to access the taped conversations which allegedly prove new accusations about Russian drug-taking and cover-ups at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics.
Russian FSB agents covered-up doping offences at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, a whistleblower at the centre of the drugs scandal in the country has claimed.
Russian whistleblower Vitaly Stepanov has alleged that at least four of the country's gold medallists at their home Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics were using steroids.
Whistleblowing couple insist it would be "unfair" if Russian athletics ban is lifted before Rio 2016
Whistleblowing couple Yulia Stepanova and Vitaly Stepanov believe it would be unfair on the rest of the world if Russia's ban from athletics is lifted before the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
Whistleblowers Yulia Stepanova and Vitaly Stepanov have been named as ambassadors for a new fair play programme unveiled by the organisers of the Weltklasse Zürich Diamond League meeting.