RIGHTS AND DUTIES OF THE ATHLETE – WORLD ANTI-DOPING CODE
The provisions of the World Anti-Doping Code are not only an integral part of the sports rules but also the rules of law applicable in the Principality of Monaco, the Code forming Appendix 1 of the International Convention against Doping in Sport of UNESCO adopted in Paris October 19, 2005, to which the Principality has been a Party since January 30, 2006 and which was made effective as of February 23, 2007 by Sovereign Ordinance No. 959 of 7 February 2007..
They protect the right of athletes to participate in sporting events in a doping-free environment where fair play prevails.
The following list, which is not exhaustive, shows the most important rights and duties in the Code: