U.S. Weightlifting Athlete, Hudson, Accepts Sanction for Anti-Doping Rule Violation

December 15, 2016 USADA announced today that Ryan Hudson, of Sisters, Ore., an athlete in the sport of weightlifting, has tested positive for a prohibited substance and accepted a four-year suspension for his violation. Hudson, 38, tested positive for stanozolol and its metabolites 16ß-hydroxystanozolol and 4ß-hydroxystanozolol as the result of an in-competition urine sample he…

U.S. Track & Field Athlete, Mossberg, Accepts Sanction for Non-Analytical Anti-Doping Rule Violation

December 14, 2016 USADA announced today that Nicholas (Nick) Mossberg, of Phoenix, Ariz., an athlete in the sport of track & field, has accepted a four-year sanction for a non-analytical anti-doping rule violation after admitting to his possession and use of prohibited substances. Mossberg, 30, was approached by USADA in April of 2016 as part…

U.S. Cycling Athlete, Luton, Receives Sanction for Non-Analytical Anti-Doping Rule Violation

December 13, 2016 USADA announced today that Thomas Luton, of McKinney, Texas, an athlete in the sport of cycling, has received a four-year sanction for a non-analytical anti-doping rule violation stemming from an investigation into a website called “The Anemia Patient Group,” which illegally marketed and distributed prohibited substances to athletes. Luton, 41, was sanctioned…

Global Drug Reference Resource Grows Stronger with Antidoping Switzerland Partnership

December 12, 2016 With the launch of its Global Drug Reference Online (Global DRO), Antidoping Switzerland (ADCH) has officially joined a network of national anti-doping organizations empowering athletes to easily determine if a licensed medication is prohibited or permitted in accordance with the World Anti-Doping Agency Prohibited List. Well-known for its leadership in the anti-doping…

U.S. Weightlifting Athlete, Reyes, Accepts Sanction for Anti-Doping Rule Violation

December 7, 2016 USADA announced today that Brandon Reyes, of Pensacola, Fla., an athlete in the sport of weightlifting, has tested positive for a prohibited substance and accepted a six-month sanction for his violation. Reyes, 20, tested positive for the prohibited substance 1,3-dimethylbutylamine (DMBA) as a result of an in-competition urine sample he provided on…