Patrick Werleman is the new Chairman of the Caribbean Regional Anti-Doping Organization (RADO).

Werleman, the Country Representative for Aruba, has been elected to serve for the next term following the 14th Annual Board Meeting in Tortola, British Virgin Islands on Sunday June 2nd 2019.

Werleman who is also Director of Sports Development of the Aruban Olympic Committee and President of the Aruba Anti-Doping Commission says compliance with World Anti-Doping Code will be one of his major priorities for Caribbean RADO member countries.

BVI DCO Training resduced

The anti-doping programme in the British Virgin Islands is set to receive a boost with the introduction of new Doping Control Officers (DCOs).

The Caribbean Regional Anti-Doping Organization (RADO) hosted a successful two-day Doping Control training seminar for prospective DCOs in Tortola – a first for the BVI – in association with the BVI Olympic Committee (BVIOC). Twelve participants engaged in both theoretical and practical sessions during the May 29th-30th seminar at the BVIOC headquarters.


Dr. Natalio Wheatley, British Virgin Islands (BVI) Sports Minister, is committed to helping the Caribbean Regional Anti-Doping Organization (RADO) become the “best” in the world. He was speaking during an official visit to the Ministry of Education, Culture, Youth Affairs, Fisheries, Agriculture and Sports by representatives of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), the Caribbean RADO and the BVI Olympic Committee (BVIOC) on Friday (May 31st).