1. Out-of-Competition Testing
The FINA Unannounced Out-of-Competition Testing Programme included 671 athletes from 59 nationalities making a total of 1’332 doping controls missions.
These missions represents the collection of 807 urine samples and 765 blood samples (Athlete Biological Passport)
2. In Competition Testing
675 swimmers from 54 nationalities were tested in competition with the occasion of the FINA Competitions making a total of 1’030 doping controls missions.
These missions represents the collection of 1’030 urine samples and 232 blood samples.
Nota Bene: a mission on an athlete may consist of various tests and analyses: urine sample, blood sample for athlete passport, blood sample for other blood analysis (e.g Blood Transfusion CERA, HBOCs, Growth Hormone, etc).