AAA Panel Imposes 12-Month Sanction on Track & Field Athlete, Brianna Rollins, For Whereabouts Rule Violation

April 20, 2017 USADA announced today that a three-member panel of the American Arbitration Association (AAA) has rendered its decision in the case of track & field athlete Brianna Rollins, of Los Angeles, Calif., and has determined that Rollins should receive a 12-month sanction for failing to properly file Whereabouts information. Rollins, 25, is a…

U.S. Track & Field Athlete, Jessica Cosby-Toruga, Accepts Sanction for Second Anti-Doping Rule Violation

March 6, 2017 USADA announced today that Jessica Cosby-Toruga, of Euless, Texas, an athlete in the sport of track & field, has tested positive for a prohibited substance and accepted a six-year suspension for her second anti-doping rule violation. Cosby-Toruga, 34, tested positive for the presence of an exogenous androgenic anabolic steroid (AAS) and/or its…

U.S. Track & Field Athlete, Harper-Nelson, Accepts Sanction for Anti-Doping Rule Violation

February 7, 2017 USADA announced today that Dawn Harper-Nelson, of Los Angeles, Calif., an international level athlete in the sport of track and field, has tested positive for a prohibited substance and accepted a three-month sanction for her violation. Harper-Nelson, 32, tested positive for the prohibited substance hydrochlorothiazide and related metabolites as a result of…

U.S. Track & Field Athlete, Cabada, Accepts Finding of No Fault for Anti-Doping Rule Violation

February 2, 2017 USADA announced today that Fernando Cabada, of Lakewood, Colo., has tested positive for a prohibited substance, which was determined to have been ingested by him without fault or negligence. Cabada, 34, tested positive for trace amounts of clenbuterol as the result of an out-of-competition urine sample he provided on December 6, 2016.…

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

November 3, 2016 USADA announced today that Cody Bidlow, 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 prolonged use of prohibited substances. Bidlow, 24, was sanctioned for his use and possession of prohibited growth hormone (GH)…

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

September 27, 2016 USADA announced today that Trell Kimmons, of Coldwater, Miss., an athlete in the sport of track & field, has tested positive for a prohibited substance and accepted a two-year sanction for his violation. Kimmons, 31, tested positive for the prohibited substance 1,3-dimethylbutylamine as a result of an in-competition urine sample he provided…

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

August 11, 2016 USADA announced today that Thomas Cawley, of Hazlet, N.J., 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 prolonged use of prohibited substances. Cawley, 57, was sanctioned for his use and possession of prohibited peptide hormones, including…