Steven V. Selthoffer

Steven V. Selthoffer, is the CEO of the Athletes Channel. He worked on ICARUS with Bryan Fogel and fought for over 20 years to help get a global anti-doping organization started, known as WADA.

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Human rights trump WADA rights 

There was slight movement in the links of a chain dragging, then “Click! Ka-Ching!” The sound of a trap snapped shut. Excruciating pain began to set in. Not for Sun Yang, but for others.  The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) announced on 1 April that WADA will continue...


Deep State: Deep Inside Olympic Sports – Sun Yang v. WADA

Jim Walden, Managing Partner at Walden, Macht & Haran LLP and Attorney for Dr. Grigory Rodchenkov, issued a statement on June 24, 2020 regarding the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) Report on the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA). He said:  “The White House deserves applause for...


It’s not a doping case – It never was:
 Sun Yang vs. WADA

The Court of Arbitration for Sport’s (CAS) Panel Arbitral Award following the World Anti-Doping Agency’s (WADA) appeal against Sun Yang and the international swimming federation (FINA) is expected almost any time now. During the 11 hour public hearing on 15 November Sun, currently China’s greatest Olympic swimmer, often struggled...


Major victory for clean sports: Rodchenkov Anti-Doping Act passes

“I need to escape or Putin will kill me”.  – Dr. Grigory Rodchenkov “Holy sh*t”. – Bryan Fogel In a series of critical moves as news events unfolded, Bryan Fogel – legendary for thinking fast on his feet – made an extraordinarily important and quick calculation during a Skype...


Sun Yang vs. WADA: What’s really at stake?

New revelations have recently come to light regarding the Sun Yang case, upending global public opinion by confirming that only one member of the testing team had adequate documentation to prove they were trained to perform the anti-doping tests on the swimmer. The revelations also called into question the...

Features 04/08/2016

The Verbruggen documents: what did WADA know and when?

Athletes V Alliance (AVA) recently received documents including two letters from Hein Verbruggen, former President of the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) and honorary member of the International Olympic Committee (IOC). The first is a detailed 17 page letter addressed to members of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Foundation Board...

Features 03/05/2016

Opinion: Failure of WADA Communications & the power of condemnation

The issues created by how the anti-doping community has handled meldonium’s addition to the Prohibited List has polarised opinion. In this opinion piece, Steven Selthoffer examines why so many athletes were unaware that meldonium had been added to the 2016 Prohibited List and explores the lack of incentive for...

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