Definition of Doping


To fully grasp the importance and the scope of the WDSF anti-doping programme with all its codes, rules and policies, one needs to be familiar with the definition of doping. Doping goes beyond the use of prohibited substances or methods and includes several other violations of the anti-doping rules.

In the World Anti-Doping Code, doping is the breach of one or more anti-doping rule(s). All these anti-doping rule violations are listed below.


WDSF is committed to eradicate doping in DanceSport and undertakes all activities required of it by the World Anti-Doping Code.