To create an environment where athletes within The University of Edinburgh’s Individual Performance Programme (IPP) and those in a Tier 1 Team Performance Programme (TPP) sport are empowered with the knowledge, resources and qualified support to compete cleanly, and are aware that they can reach their goals in their chosen sport without the use of prohibited substances or methods.
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1. Coach Education: Education of Coaches and support staff to provide a source of advice for athletes
2. Athlete Education: Education of athletes to make them aware of what anti-doping rule violations are, the principles of strict liability, and the resources available to them to check their own compliance.
3. Nutritional Support: Provision of good nutritional advice to aid athletes in reaching their goals through natural means.
1. Coach Education
2. Athlete Education
3. Nutritional Support
The University of Edinburgh Performance Sport Department is committed to the ongoing review of the Performance Sport – Clean Sport Policy to ensure compliance with any future alterations to anti-doping regulations. The University of Edinburgh Performance Sport Department will advocate anti-doping education and compliance across the wider sporting community at Edinburgh University. In particular, working towards the status of an UKAD Accredited Institution.