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Informed Sport Celebrates Partnership with the CPSDA to Educate Athletes

LGC  has announced they have become Charter Sponsors of the Collegiate and Professional Sports Dietitians Association (CPSDA). With this partnership, LGC’s banned substance testing program, Informed Sport will reach and educate dietitians on the importance of nutritional supplement testing and the risks athletes face.  This marks the first time the organizations have partnered together.

A New Look for Informed Sport

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LGC and the entire Informed Sport team is proud to officially share the new look for our Informed Sport programme. For the past year, we have performed heavy market research to find out exactly what our customers want and need from the Informed Sport certification programme. Along with this, we invested resources to advance testing technology and to increase our marketing presence.

Informed Sport and Informed Choice Back the Third UK Anti-Doping Clean Sport Week

Informed Sport and Informed Choice are supporting UK Anti-Doping’s third annual Clean Sport Week, which launches today.

This year’s campaign, which will again have the support of a range of National Governing Bodies (NGBs), sports organisations and UK sports stars, will celebrate clean athletes and their success, and promote the work of the anti-doping community in the fight for clean sport.

HydraFit> creates Informed-Sport exposure

NAMEDSPORT Informed-Sport certified

Informed-Sport has a long relationship with the sport of cycling, and it is fast becoming a programme recognised by Italian professional cyclists due to the recent certification of NAMEDSPORT’s HydraFit>.

NAMEDSPORT is an official sponsor of the Giro d’Italia, one of cycling’s Grand Tours, and its best-selling rehydration product is a favourite with some of the sport’s best-known athletes.

STATEMENT: Protein Lab abuse of Informed-Sport logo

It has come to the attention of LGC that sports nutrition brand The Protein Lab has used the Informed-Sport logo on products that are not certified.

LGC can confirm that The Protein Lab does not have any products certified on the Informed-Sport programme. Actions have been put in place by LGC to address this logo misuse, and The Protein Lab has been instructed to immediately cease retailing products wrongfully carrying the Informed-Sport logo.

LGC hosts iNADO international anti-doping conference

LGC hosts iNado conference

(Fordham, Nov. 18, 2016)  International science group LGC has co-hosted a two-day conference on the Athlete Biological Passport (ABP) in support of the Institute of National Anti-Doping Organisations (iNADO). The conference was co-ordinated by iNADO for the world’s anti-doping community and took place on Nov. 16-17 at LGC’s facilities in Fordham, one of the LGC sites that conducts analysis for supplements testing and equine doping control.

 

Location

Fordham
United Kingdom
GB

4Excelsior attains the Informed-Sport international supplement manufacturing certification

 4Excelsior, a contact manufacturer of dietary supplements and sports nutrition products attains the international sports nutrition manufacturing certification Informed-Choice, to provide additional quality assurance to supplement brands looking to manufacturing sports nutritional products.