In its news and press releases, FINCIS reports on current issues related to ethics in sport. FINCIS's news relate to both national and international affairs pertaining to fair play. In our news archive you can find our press releases dating back to 2010. Due to a reorganisation in 2016, the releases from 2010 to 2016 are from the Finnish Anti-Doping Agency FINADA, and from 2016 onwards, from FINCIS.
Prohibited Substances and Methods in Sports 2020
The World Anti-Doping Agency WADA has published the 2020 Prohibited List. The list identifies which substances and methods are prohibited in-competition and out-of-competition and the substances prohibited in particular sports. Changes made to the list of prohibited substances and methods for...Read more »
Timo Seppälä receives award at Sports Gala
A long-term pioneer of anti-doping activities, the former Medical Director of FINCIS, Timo Seppälä, received a life-time award at the Finnish Sports Gala. The award was handed over by the hammer thrower Olli-Pekka Karjalainen. "Usually, Timo has been in the limelight when it's been a...Read more »
Evaluation of the anti-doping activities of Finnish sports organisations
The Finnish Center for Integrity in Sports FINCIS carried out an evaluation of the anti-doping programmes of sports organisations and the implementation of those programmes. According to FINCIS's evaluation, 23 out of 81 Finnish sports organisations are carrying out top-level anti-doping...Read more »