The World Anti-Doping Agency has announced that as of 2018, they will not prohibit CBD. While this is great news for professional athletes like UFC fighter Nate Diaz, what’s their final call on THC and cannabis in general? Do fighters need to be especially careful with CBD hemp oil products containing small amounts of THC?
Topicals are often useful for athletes:
WADA Announcement on CBD: https://www.wada-ama.org/sites/default/files/prohibited_list_2018_summary_of_modifications_en.pdf
UFC fighters will soon be able to use CBD to treat their pain: https://kulturehub.com/cbd-banned-substance-ufc/
Athletes Free to Embrace CBD After WADA Decision – But There’s a Catch — CFN Media: http://www.marketwired.com/press-release/athletes-free-to-embrace-cbd-after-wada-decision-but-theres-a-catch-cfn-media-otc-pink-mjna-2237150.htm
WORLD ANTI-DOPING AGENCY’S NEW DECISION FINALLY ALLOWS ATHLETES TO USE CBD: https://www.medicalmarijuanainc.com/world-anti-doping-agencys-new-decision-finally-allows-athletes-use-cbd/
CBD will no longer be prohibited by WADA beginning in 2018: https://www.mmafighting.com/2017/9/30/16388692/cbd-will-no-longer-be-prohibited-by-wada-beginning-in-2018
World Anti-Doping Agency Removes CBD From Banned Substances List: https://www.leafly.com/news/pop-culture/world-anti-doping-agency-removes-cbd-from-banned-substances-list