USADA Announces 2002 Fourth Quarter Testing Numbers

Jan. 31, 2003 The United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) performed 1,046 doping control tests during the fourth quarter of 2002, USADA Chief Executive Officer Terry Madden announced Friday. The 1,046 doping control tests cover 38 sports. Five hundred and seventy-three tests were no-advance-notice out-of-competition (OOC) tests done between October and December 2002, and 43 short-notice…

Sanction Modified in Kyoko Ina Case

Jan. 16, 2003 The United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) announced Thursday that Kyoko Ina of Greenwich, Conn., an athlete and three-time Olympian in the sport of figure skating, has agreed to a two-year sanction under the United States Olympic Committee’s (USOC) Anti-Doping Policies which provide that “any athlete who has not provided advance written notice…

U.S. Track Athlete Carlsten Accepts Two-Year Suspension From USADA For Inadvertent Violation

Jan. 15, 2003 The United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) announced Wednesday that Emily Carlsten of Gainesville, Fla., an athlete in the sport of track and field, committed a doping violation involving the prohibited substance amphetamine, which was in her prescription medicine. Ms. Carlsten, 24, tested positive at the 2002 Penn Relays on April 26, 2002…