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.

By Sherrylyn A. Toppin

WITH HALF OF ITS member countries finding difficulty in paying their subscription fees, the Caribbean Regional Anti-Doping Organization (RADO) is facing some tough challenges in continuing the fight against doping in sports.

“RADO faces a critical juncture at this point in time due to financial challenges,” executive director Tessa Chaderton-Shaw told NATIONSPORT in an interview yesterday.

Freeport News

Feb. 23, 2012

The Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture is pleased to announce that the Government of The Bahamas will be a signatory to the Anti-doping Administration and Management System (ADAMS Program), as part of the country's on-going efforts and continued commitment to ensure that Bahamian athletes reach and maintain their optimal performance levels, while remaining "drug free" throughout their sporting careers.