May 19, 2005 The United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) announced today that Michelle Collins of Raleigh, N.C., an athlete in the sport of track & field, accepted a four- year suspension and disqualification of her competitive results. Collins, 34, will withdraw her pending appeal before the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS). In the summer
Month: May 2005
The United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA), as part of its continuing efforts to eradicate doping in sport and protect the health of athletes, has awarded more than $1 million dollars (U.S.) in grants to fund research designed to detect new methods of prohibited performance-enhancement, including a study involving gene manipulation.