2015 WTF RTP Athletes List and Selection Criteria
WTF shall have the responsibility to ensure that every MNA conducts all national level testing on its athletes in strict compliance with WTF Anti-Doping Rules and WADA Anti-Doping Code. WTF should select a certain number of international athletes for Registered Testing Pool (RTP) and let them provide online filing of their whereabouts information on ADAMS of WADA website that is going to be used by ADOs such as WADA, IF and NADOs to locate the athletes for purpose of out-of-competition doping tests.
In this respect, it is the responsibility of the athletes on the RTP to make themselves available for testing. IST clause 11.3 sets out in detail what whereabouts information must provided by an athlete in RTP, and when and where daily information is required.
WTF has selected athletes to be listed for 2014 WTF RTP based on the following principles and considerations
-No. of athletes in RTP: 25 athletes (13 male and 12 female athletes) as the 2014 RTP list.
-Top 10 of the WTF Olympic Ranking’s Athletes
-Consideration of Continental allocation balance
-Consideration of Gender balance