Triathlete, Tutukin, Accepts Finding of No Fault for Meldonium Anti-Doping Rule Violation

August 31, 2016 USADA announced today that triathlete Ivan Tutukin, of Lubertcy, Russia, has tested positive for a prohibited substance, which was determined to have been ingested by him without fault or negligence pursuant to the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) guidance concerning meldonium. Tutukin, 30, tested positive for meldonium as the result of both an…

U.S. Triathlon Athlete, Robert Radcliffe, Accepts Sanction for Anti-Doping Rule Violation

June 5, 2015 USADA announced today that Robert Radcliffe, of Salt Lake City, Utah, an athlete in the sport of triathlon, has accepted an 18-month sanction for an anti-doping rule violation stemming from USADA’s investigation into the online trafficking of prohibited substances. Radcliffe, 37, admitted to the use, attempted use, and possession of synthetic erythropoietin…

U.S. Triathlon Athlete, Brook Radcliffe, Accepts Sanction for Anti-Doping Rule Violation

June 4, 2015 USADA announced today that Brook Radcliffe, of Palm Springs, Calif.,an athlete in the sport of triathlon, has accepted a two-year sanction for an anti-doping rule violation stemming from USADA’s investigation into the online trafficking of prohibited substances. Radcliffe, 36, admitted to the use, attempted use, and possession of synthetic erythropoietin (“EPO”), which…

US Cycling And Triathlon Athlete, Teeple, Accepts Sanction For Anti-Doping Rule Violation

June 28, 2013 USADA announced today that Sloan Teeple of Amarillo, Texas, an athlete in the sports of cycling and triathlon, has tested positive for a prohibited substance and has accepted an 18-month sanction for his violation. Teeple, 42, tested positive for synthetic testosterone as the result of an in-competition urine sample collected March 17,…

U.S. Triathlon Athlete, Fretta, Receives Sanction for Anti-Doping Rule Violation

November 9, 2012 USADA announced today that Mark Fretta, of Colorado Springs, Colo., an athlete in the sport of Triathlon, has committed an anti-doping rule violation and received a sanction for his doping offense. Fretta, 35, received a four-year period of ineligibility after variations in his individual longitudinal blood profile as well as other documentary…