USADA’s Registered Testing Pool: The Notification Process

What is the RTP? When athletes are added to USADA’s Registered Testing Pool, or RTP, it’s usually because they are among the highest-performing athletes in their sport, and as their performances increase, so to do their anti-doping responsibilities. Unlike other competitors, RTP athletes are responsible for providing USADA with their Whereabouts information, including their training…

Coach’s Advantage Program to Reach More Coaches through an Agreement with the National Strength and Conditioning Association

Coach’s Advantage® Program to Reach More Coaches through an Agreement with the National Strength and Conditioning Association Launched in 2010 and updated annually as a comprehensive resource for coaches, the Coach’s Advantage® program will now reach even more trainers and coaches thanks to a new agreement established between the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) and…

Staying True: Alysia Montano

Track and field athlete Alysia Montaño knows what it feels like to miss out on once-in-a-lifetime opportunities. Even though she has solidified her reputation as one of the top 800m competitors in the world, with seven USA titles and a fifth place finish at the 2012 Olympics, her running career never reached the heights it might have had she been competing on a level playing field.