Rowing Athlete Receives Sanction

April 10, 2009 USADA announced today that U.S. Rowing athlete Samuel Burns (Philadelphia, PA) has received a two-year suspension for an Anti-Doping Rules Violation (“ADRV”). Burns, 27, refused to take part in a USADA Out-of-Competition doping control test on February 13, 2009.  Under the rules of the International Federation of Rowing Associations and USADA, both…