2021 News

July 15, 2021


Laboratory of Racing Chemistry Provisionally Appointed as an IFHA Reference Laboratory

The Laboratory of Racing Chemistry, Japan has been provisionally appointed as an International Federation of Horseracing Authorities Reference Laboratory after the IFHA Executive Council approved.

The LRC, established in 1965, is an internationally accredited horse racing doping control laboratory primarily used to provide professional analytical testing services for the analysis of equine biological samples including urine, blood and hair from horse racing and international equestrian events. LRC is the only equine drug testing laboratory in Japan, and its main role is to uphold the integrity of horse racing in Japan to ensure a level playing field for all stakeholders.

For details, please refer to the IFHA News from the link below.