The Regional Anti-Doping Organisation was established in 2006 by the National Olympic Committees and government representatives from The Bahamas, Dominica, Montserrat, Trinidad and Tobago, St Kitts and Nevis, Cayman Islands, St Lucia, Antigua, Suriname, St Vincent and the Grenadines, Guyana, Turks and Caicos Islands, and Barbados and with the assistance of the Commonwealth Secretariat and the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA). The Virgin Islands signed on more recently, but is taking its involvement seriously.

NADO-SVG Sunday June 17th 2012

Ref: The occasion of the 2012 Olympic day: organised by the St Vincent and the Grenadines NationalOlympic committee as a “Sports for all day”.

Volleyball, Football, Netball, Rugby, Taekwondo, Athletes, Cycling and many other sports were represented at this fun Sports day for all ages.
NADO-SVG (National Anti Doping Association) was also in attendance and prominently displayed itsbanners, educational material whilst soliciting participation in the WADA(World Anti-doping Association) Play True Quiz.

Tessa Chaderton-Shaw, Executive Director of Caribbean Regional Anti-Doping Organisation (RADO), visited the Territory for few days last week and made the disclosure at a press conference held at Maria´s By The Sea on Friday, January 25.

Her visit is an attempt by the BVI Olympic Committee to step up its anti-doping awareness campaign in the Territory since joining RADO close to a year ago.