German Cycling Athlete, Klier, Accepts Sanction For Anti-Doping Rule Violation

August 15, 2013 USADA announced today that Andreas Klier, of Munich, Germany, a former athlete and current pro-cycling team director, has accepted a six-month suspension and loss of results for his use of prohibited substances during portions of his cycling career. Klier, 37, admitted using prohibited substances including erythropoietin (EPO), human growth hormone and cortisone,…

US Weightlifting Athlete, Wilhelm, Accepts Sanction For Anti-Doping Rule Violation

August 8, 2013 USADA announced today that Brian Wilhelm, of San Carlos, Calif., an athlete in the sport of weightlifting, has tested positive for a prohibited substance and accepted a nine-month suspension for his doping offense. Wilhelm, 26, tested positive for Methylhexaneamine as the result of an in-competition urine sample collected on December 2, 2012…