US Paralympic Alpine Skiing Athlete Accepts Sanction For Anti-Doping Rule Violation

December 28, 2010 USADA announced today that Mark Bathum of Bellevue, Washington, an athlete in the sport of Paralympic Alpine Skiing, has tested positive for a prohibited substance and has accepted a public warning for the anti-doping rule violation. Bathum, 52, provided a urine sample on September 20, 2010, during an out-of-competition test that resulted…

USADA Curriculums Adopted District-Wide In Colorado Springs School District 11

December 13, 2010 The 29,000 students in Colorado Springs’ School District 11 will benefit from comprehensive curriculums offered by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA), the agency announced today. In a vote during its School Board meeting last Wednesday night, as part of the district’s overall physical education and health education program the Board approved USADA’s…

Cycling Athlete, Oliveira, Receives Appeal Decision From CAS Panel

December 10, 2010 USADA announced today that a three-member panel of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) based in Lausanne, Switzerland, rendered its decision in the appeal, filed by cyclist Flavia Oliveira, of an earlier American Arbitration Association (AAA) arbitration award finding Oliveira committed an anti-doping rule violation. The CAS Panel confirmed Oliveira’s anti-doping…