Doping Control Personnel
Protecting the Right to Participate in Clean Sport


This section provides information to athletes who are required to submit their Whereabouts to the Anti-Doping Administration and Management System (ADAMS).

Updating Your Whereabouts - ADAMS App

  • The ADAMS app is now available for iPhone and Android mobile devices. 
  • You must submit your Whereabouts in ADAMS before you can update via the app.
  • View the iPhone user guide for more details.
  • View the Android user guide for more details.

‚ÄčPlease note that some models of mobile phone (among them the newer Samsung Galaxy models) may not be compatible with the app. If your phone does not use on screen navigation buttons then you will not be able to use the app for the time being. WADA is in the process of accommodating the change in phone design. Please use the website version of the site in the meantime.  

Logging Into ADAMS

Click 'Log in to ADAMS' at the top of this page or here.

** Please note that certain browsers are not supported by ADAMS, and it has come to our attention that the latest version of Safari in particular is causing access issues. If you receive a message asking you to ‘contact your administrator’ you should first attempt to use a different browser. If this does not work, please contact **

Your ADAMS User Guide

The World Anti-Doping Agency has produced a quick-reference user guide to support athletes in using ADAMS. View this by clicking here.

Emergency Changes to Your Whereabouts

Emergency updates can be made to Whereabouts Filings up to one minute before the specified hour commences. This should be on ADAMS via the app or website where possible. If you are experiencing difficulty accessing the site, please use the alternative contact and update methods below:

Whereabouts SMS: +44 7781 480 710
Whereabouts email:

These methods should be used for last minute updates where access to ADAMS is not possible.

Updating Your Whereabouts - ADAMS SMS

  • You must activate your mobile number on ADAMS to use the service
  • Text updates must be sent to +44 7781 480 710
  • Full details of these changes and instructions on activating the ADAMS SMS service can be accessed below.

ADAMS SMS activation guide



If you require further help with ADAMS or have any questions regarding your Whereabouts, please contact:

Alexandra Newman, Athlete Support Officer
Telephone: +44 (0)7553 370 029

Global DRO

Did you know that Global DRO is now accessible via your smartphone? Check medications on the move here.

Prohibited List

You can find the 2016 Prohibited List in the Resources section of the website or download a copy here.