USADA Announces Additional Research Grant Recipients

June 13, 2002 The United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) awarded two more research grants in the fight against doping, USADA Senior Managing Director Larry Bowers announced Thursday. “Continued improvements in testing technology along with increased understanding of the potential dangers of steroids, particularly for adolescents, advances our ability to deter drug use in sports,” said…

USADA Announces Inaugural Class Of Athlete Ambassadors

June 6, 2002 Ten Olympians headline the inaugural class of the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency’s Athlete Ambassador Program, USADA Chief Executive Officer Terry Madden announced Thursday. Four Olympic medalists – field athlete John Godina (Cheyenne, Wyo./Los Angeles), swimmer Tom Malchow (Ann Arbor, Mich.), weightlifter Tara Nott (Colorado Springs, Colo.), and speed skater Chris Witty (Park City,…