Fair Sport Framework
The Federal Government’s Woods Review of Australia’s sports integrity arrangements (2018) found that sports are challenged by a range of mounting integrity threats and warned that ‘without the presence of a comprehensive, effective and nationally coordinated response capability, the hard earned reputation of sport in this country risks being tarnished’.
Our Fair Sport Framework outlines how Golf Australia is working to safeguard the integrity of our sport around contemporary challenges such as illicit and performance enhancing drugs and supplements, doping, match-fixing, illegal gambling and poor governance. It also aims to highlight ways for everyone to be aware and get involved to meet the changing environment with regard to these integrity issues.
Many of these practices are not only illegal, but they impact on our sport and individuals where they are present, and also serve to undermine the confidence in the community’s faith and belief in sport, it competitions and competitors.
The Framework brings together everything we do around Fair Sport, including:
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