On October 18, 2019

Versapak Opens Its Doors To Host First Ever Media Morning

Versapak Doping Control Ltd. hosted its first ever Media Morning on Monday 14th October. The event offered the media, clients and representatives of the clean sport community the opportunity to learn more about Versapak’s growing doping control business and see first-hand Versapak’s new Red Dot Award-winning, tamper-evident doping control kit. Hosted by Versapak’s new Managing
On March 28, 2019

Red Dot Product Design Award 2019: Press Release

Versapak Doping Control’s A/B Urine Sample Kit receives distinction for high design quality in the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2019   United Kingdom, March 2019. Versapak Doping Control has won an award in the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2019. The A/B Urine Sample Kit received the Red Dot, which the renowned jury only
On April 18, 2018

Versapak Doping Control kits are the ‘right choice’

Versapak Doping Control Ltd are the UK supplier of ‘tamper evident’ Urine and Blood kits. We advocate the integrity and security of our products for the purpose of clean sports, but most importantly the ‘choice‘, for the athletes, the Anti-Doping organisations (ADO) and the Anti-Doping industry as a whole.   It is important for the
On April 12, 2018

Versapak feature in Insidethegames to discuss our key role and positive future within the anti-doping industry

We are delighted to announce that, Versapak Group Chairman, Ian Anderson, has been interviewed by the insidethegames chief columnist, David Owen.   ‘Insidethegames’ is a leading authoritative independent guide that provides the inside track on world sport. The website delivers the latest news and interviews from global sporting events, including the Olympics, Paralympics and Commonwealth
On April 6, 2018

Versapak Doping Control announce brand new tamper evident anti-doping urine transport kit

Versapak Doping Control Ltd (Versapak), a leading global designer, manufacturer and supplier of tamper evident solutions, is delighted to announce the launch of its new urine transport kit, soon available worldwide for doping control purposes.   The new, single use transport kit for A/B urine samples has been carefully designed by Versapak in accordance with
On February 16, 2018

Versapak’s new urine transport kit has received exhaustive independent testing

Versapak Doping Control Ltd, a leading global designer, manufacturer and supplier of tamper evident solutions, is pleased to announce that its new urine transport kit has been independently tested by a third party worldwide authority with an ISO 17025 accredited testing facility. They concluded that the product is tamper evident and suited for the purposes
On January 30, 2018

The Integrity of Doping Control

With many high profile doping scandals in sport, the global fight for fair and clean sport is now more relevant and important than ever; not only are we striving to restore integrity within sport, we are now also tasked with regaining the integrity of doping control too. Doping can have severely detrimental affects on sporting
On August 3, 2017

Usain Bolt speaks out about doping in sport

World Olympic Gold Medal winner and track record holder Usain Bolt speaks out about “Doping in Sport” on the BBC. Bolt says that dopers have to "stop or the sport will die."
On July 10, 2017

Support ‘Clean Sport Week’ this week

This week is the start of ‘Clean Sport Week’, an initiative launched by the UK Anti-Doping (UKAD) organisation and is designed to raise awareness of the work undertaken to ensure all sports in the UK are clean and fair. ‘Clean Sport Week’ comes at a time when drug use at every level of sport is
On March 6, 2017

Tackling Doping in Sport 2017

Versapak representatives Chris Garner and Fabio De Jesus will be attending the upcoming Tackling Doping in Sport event on 8th and 9th March at the Hilton London, Wembley.
On June 28, 2016

WADA Suspends Accreditation of Rio Laboratory

Montreal, 24 June 2016 – The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) announces that, due to a non-conformity with the International Standard for Laboratories (ISL), it has suspended the accreditation of the Brazilian Doping Control Laboratory (Laboratório Brasileiro de Controle de Dopagem – LBCD – LADETEC / IQ – UFRJ) in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil [Rio Laboratory].
On November 17, 2015

Does the Latest Anti-Doping Scandal Mark the Beginning of the End for Sports Drug Cheats?

This week the media spotlight has been firmly on anti-doping, with revelations that have sent a shockwave through the world of athletics. The IAAF has come under heavy scrutiny and has some difficult decisions to make in light of WADA’s independent report, which revealed London 2012 was “sabotaged” by “widespread inaction” against athletes with suspicious
On November 10, 2015

The Start of Change for Athletics?

With anti-doping still dominating the headlines, Versapak’s Chair of Doping Control, Francis Cassidy, gave insight into the latest developments of the WADA report to Sky News: “It was compelling viewing… when we look at it from Versapak’s point of view, obviously we’re putting equipment out there that will help catch people who will use illegal
On September 18, 2015

Rugby World Cup and Versapak Doping Control’s shared history

Before the 2015 Rugby World Cup comes to a close, dozens of players will have been tested as part of a rigorous anti-doping policy. Whilst the issue of performance enhancement has been in the news, casting aspersions on certain elements of the sports sector, rugby’s education and testing programme is widely regarded as world class.