Principles and Values of Clean Sport

Values are things that are important to you and that help you make decisions about what you should or maybe shouldn’t do.

The 3 values connected to sport: equityinclusion and respect.

And guess what? These aren’t just important for sport – they’re important for home, school and everyday life too!

The spirit of sport is expressed in how we play true.

Doping is fundamentally contrary to the spirit of sport.

The spirit of Ju Jitsu and other sport is the celebration of the human spirit, body and mind. It is the essence of Olympism and is reflected in the values we find in and through sport, including:

  • Health
  • Ethics, fair play and honesty
  • Athletes’ rights as set forth in the Code
  • Excellence in performance
  • Character and Education
  • Fun and joy
  • Teamwork
  • Dedication and commitment
  • Respect for rules and laws
  • Respect for self and other Participants
  • Courage
  • Community and solidarity

The Anti-Doping programs founded on the intrinsic value of sport. This intrinsic value is often referred to as “the spirit of sport”: the ethical pursuit of human excellence through the dedicated perfection of each Athlete’s natural talents. Anti-doping programs seek to protect the health of Athletes and to provide the opportunity for Athletes to pursue human excellence without the Use of Prohibited Substances and Prohibited Methods.