Supporting Canadian Athletes

Resources

Navigating the dispute resolution process can be overwhelming. Sport Solution has developed and compiled a number of resources that can help you better understand the process and your situation. These documents are meant to serve as tools, templates and tips to help you research and prepare your sport-related issue; however, consulting with the Sport Solution is still strongly encouraged.

Age Discrimination
Anti-Doping
Athlete Agreement
Bias
Carding Appeal
Decisions by Committees or Arbitrators
Discipline Policy and Procedures
Evidence
Procedural Fairness

Articles

AthletesCAN’s Response to the Draft 2015 CADP
By Marissa Caldwell and Kendra Swallow, Sport Solution Program Managers
June 2014

Understanding the Implications of Athlete Sponsorship
By James Lyle and Michael Tolmie, Sport Solution Program Managers
April 2014

Team Selection Appeals: Top-5 FAQs
By James Lyle and Michael Tolmie, Sport Solution Program Managers
October 2013

Staying Proactive – Reviewing and Questioning your NSO’s Athlete Agreement, Team Selection and Carding Criteria
By Michael Tolmie and James Lyle, Sport Solution Program Managers
July 2013

A Summary of the Appeal Process (Part 2 of 2) – Appealing to the SDRCC
By Meredith MacGregor and Michael Tolmie, Sport Solution Program Managers
November 2012

Avoiding Carding Appeals: Preventive Measures for Administrators
By Meredith MacGregor and Michael Tolmie, Sport Solution Program Managers
October 2012

A Summary of the Appeal Process (Part 1 of 2) – The Internal Appeal
By Meredith MacGregor and Michael Tolmie, Sport Solution Program Managers
August 2012

When to Appeal a Decision: Understanding an athlete’s grounds for an appeal
By Michael Tolmie and Meredith MacGregor, Sport Solution Program Managers
May 2012

Income Tax and Amateur Athletes: Eligible Deductions and Athlete Trusts
By Jon Barnett and Blake Pronk, Sport Solution Program Managers
February 2012

I Tested Positive?
I Tested Positive? Quick Reference Guide
How to respond to a possible anti-doping violation
October 2011

The Benefits of Carding
What you may or may not know about the Athlete Assistance Program
By Jonathon Barnett and Blake Pronk, Sport Solution Program Managers
July 2011

Should I Hire a Lawyer?
By Jonathon Barnett and Blake Pronk, Sport Solution Program Managers
April 2011

London Calling – Team Selection
By Jon Barnett and Black Pronk, Sport Solutions Program Managers
Winter 2011

Recent Changes to the Canadian Anti-Doping Program
By Jonathon Barnett and Blake Pronk, Sport Solution Program Managers
December 2010

Comments on the Proposed Revisions for the 2010 Canadian Anti-Doping Program
By Dan Strickland and Jonathon Barnett, Sport Solution Program Managers
November 2010

Be Proactive: Administrating Your Athletic Career
By Dan Strickland and Jon Barnett, Sport Solution Program Managers
September 2010

The Athlete Agreement: Key Factors to investigate BEFORE signing
By Dan Strickland and Jon Barnett, Sport Solution Program Managers
June 2010

Anti-Doping: Athletes Rights and Responsibilities
By Jonathon Barnett and Dan Strickland, Sport Solution Program Managers
March 2010

In Competition Appeals: The Ad Hoc Division of the Court of Arbitration for Sport
By Dan Strickland and Dave Reynolds, Sport Solution Program Managers
December 2009

Team Selection: Athlete Responsibilities
By Dave Reynolds and Dan Strickland, Sport Solution Program Managers
October 2009

Amateur Athlete Trusts: Defer Your Income Tax Payments
By Dan Strickland and Dave Reynolds, Sport Solution Program Managers
September 2009

Resolution Facilitation
By Dave Reynolds and Daniel Strickland, Sport Solution Program Managers
June 2009

Costs of Legal Counsel at the Sport Dispute Resolution Centre of Canada (SDRCC)
By Dave Reynolds and Daniel Strickland, Sport Solution Program Managers
March 2009

New Procedure for Appealing Carding Decisions and Information on Appeal Deadlines
By Steve Teal and Dave Reynolds, Sport Solution Program Managers
December 2008

Offering Guidance and Assistance to Athletes
By Steven Teal and Dave Reynolds, Sport Solution Program Managers
June 2008

The importance of filing your whereabouts information on time
By Steven Teal and Dave Reynolds, Sport Solution Program Managers
March 2008

Assessment Fees: Do You Have To Pay
By Shane Henry and Steven Teal, Sport Solution Program Managers
December 2007

Know Your Health Insurance Coverage
By Shane Henry and Steven Teal, Sport Solution Program Managers
July 2007

Appropriation of Personality: How To Protect Your Image From Unapproved Use
By Shane Henry and Steven Teal, Sport Solution Program Managers
April 2007

Injury, Illness, Pregnancy and the AAP
By Amanda Kieswetter and Shane Henry, Sport Solution Program Managers
August 2006

How To Deal With Conflict With A Coach
By Amanda Kieswetter and Shane Henry, Sport Solution Program Managers
May 2006

Additional resource materials can be found at:

Sport Dispute Resolution Centre of Canada

www.crdsc-sdrcc.ca

Centre for Sport and Law
http://www.sportlaw.ca/writings.php
http://www.sportlaw.ca/newsletter.php
Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport
http://www.cces.ca/

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