U.S. Track & Field Athlete Grimes Accepts Two-Year Suspension

December 31, 2004 The United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) announced today that Mickey Grimes of Hawthorne, Calif., an athlete in the sport of track and field, has accepted a two-year suspension after his sample collected on May 25, 2004, as part of International Association of Athletics Federations (“IAAF”) Out-of-Competition Testing Program, tested positive for the…

Former World Champion Collins Receives Eight-Year Suspension for Participation in BALCO Drug Conspiracy

December 10, 2004 The United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) announced Friday the decision by an independent three-member arbitration panel from the American Arbitration Association and North American Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) that Michelle Collins of Raleigh, N.C., an athlete in the sport of track and field, has committed a doping violation based on…