U.S. Snowboarder Zwink Receives Suspension From USADA For Positive Drug Test

Mar. 18, 2003 The United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) announced Tuesday that Tara Zwink of Government Camp, Ore., an athlete in the sport of snowboarding, tested positive at the U.S. Snowboard Grand Prix in Breckenridge, Colo. on Jan. 11, 2003. She tested positive for 11-nor-Tetrahydrocannabinol-9-Carboxylic Acid (THCA), a metabolite of marijuana. THCA is a prohibited…

USADA Supports World Anti-Doping Code

Mar. 5, 2003 The United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA), the independent anti-doping agency for U.S. Olympic, Pan American and Paralympic athletes, fully supports the passing of the universal World Anti-Doping Code, announced USADA Chief Executive Officer Terry Madden. The Code was formally adopted Wednesday at the World Conference on Doping in Sport in Copenhagen, following…