US Track & Field Athlete, Anderson, Accepts Sanction For Rule Violation

December 23, 2014 USADA announced today that Kristi Anderson, of Longmont, Colo., an athlete in the sport of track & field, has accepted a 12-month sanction for an anti-doping rule violation after testing positive for a prohibited substance administered with the support of a medical advisor. Anderson, 51, tested positive for Dehydroepiandrosterone (“DHEA”) as a…

AAA Arbitrator Imposes Four-Year Sanction On US Track & Field Athlete, Trafeh, For Non-Analytical Anti-Doping Violations Involving The Use Of EPO And Evading Testing

December 18, 2014 USADA announced today that an independent Arbitrator from the American Arbitration Association, North American Court of Arbitration for Sport Panel (AAA), has rendered a decision in the case of Mohamed “Mo” Trafeh, a U.S. citizen currently living in Bouskoura, Morocco, and athlete in the sport of track & field. The AAA arbitrator…

AAA Panel Imposes Eight-Year Ban For US Track & Field Coach, Drummond, For Multiple Anti-Doping Rule Violations

December 17, 2014 USADA announced today that a three member panel of the American Arbitration Association North American Court of Arbitration for Sport (AAA), rendered its decision in the case of Jon Drummond, of Grand Prairie, Texas, a coach in the sport of track & field sanctioning him for eight years for his doping violations.…

Statement From USADA CEO Travis T. Tygart On The Passing Of The United States Anti-Doping Agency Reauthorization Act

December 16, 2014 On Friday, December 12, 2014, the United States Anti-Doping Agency Reauthorization Act, U.S. Senate Bill 2338, was passed by Congress and sent to President Obama for his signature. This bill continues USADA’s Congressional recognition as the independent National Anti-Doping Agency in the U.S. Statement from USADA CEO Travis T. Tygart: “USADA is…