Statement from USADA CEO Travis T. Tygart on the Introduction of the Thoroughbred Horseracing Integrity Act of 2015

July 16, 2015 “USADA greatly appreciates the leadership of Congressman Tonko (D-NY 20th District) and Congressman Barr (R-KY 6th District) in introducing the Thoroughbred Horseracing Integrity Act of 2015, and we support this legislation that would allow for a national solution to the problem of doping in horseracing. The sport of horseracing has been a…

Statement from USADA CEO Travis T. Tygart on the Cycling Independent Reform Commission Report

March 8, 2015 “We welcome the report of the Cycling Independent Reform Commission (CIRC) initiated by new UCI President Brian Cookson to address revelations of widespread doping and allegations of UCI’s complicity in allowing this fraudulent culture to persist. “The Report confirms that, for more than a decade, UCI leaders treated riders and teams unequally-…

Statement From USADA CEO Travis T. Tygart On The Passing Of The United States Anti-Doping Agency Reauthorization Act

December 16, 2014 On Friday, December 12, 2014, the United States Anti-Doping Agency Reauthorization Act, U.S. Senate Bill 2338, was passed by Congress and sent to President Obama for his signature. This bill continues USADA’s Congressional recognition as the independent National Anti-Doping Agency in the U.S. Statement from USADA CEO Travis T. Tygart: “USADA is…

Statement From USADA CEO Travis T. Tygart On The Designer Anabolic Steroid Control Act Introduced Today By Senators Hatch And Whitehouse

February 11, 2014 “The legislation introduced today by Senators Hatch and Whitehouse is an important step in helping to protect athletes at all levels, parents and all consumers from unscrupulous companies who are selling dangerous designer steroids disguised as supplements.  As part of our mission for clean athletes, we work to help athletes understand the…