Anti Doping Awareness Programme

NADA is actively involved in educating the athletes/sportspersons located at various training centres throughout India. NADA has been organizing workshops/seminars and awareness programme on Anti Doping issues. 


Mass Athlete Awareness Program Against Doping (MAAPAD)

NADA has developed an extensive education program namely Mass Athlete Awareness Program Against Doping (MAAPAD).MAAPAD is a comprehensive program that has been planed with an objective to deal with different stakeholders in the country..



  • To create anti doping awareness among sportspersons and support personnel including stakeholders.
  • Dissemination of anti doping information with the help of digital/electronic media.
  • With the aim to decrease the incidence of doping amongst Indian Sportspersons and promote fair play sprit.


Target Groups for Awareness/Training Campaign

NADA is conducting anti doping awareness/training workshops through Sports Institutions, SAI Centres, State Sports Associations, Universities/Colleges:

  • National core group athletes (SAI Camp)
  • Young athletes (STC Inmates and School athletes)
  • Coaches & supporting staff
  • Physical education teachers


Athlete outreach program for School level athletes

Outreach program during in competition specially at Jr. and Sub Jr./Youth level events.


Stakeholders involved in Anti Doping Awareness Campaign

  • Sports Authority of India
  • National Sports Federations
  • All India University
  • School Games Federation of India
  • Services/Police Sports Authorities
  • State Sports Association and Departments
Page last modified on: Dec 30, 2021