The Sports Medicine Research and Testing Laboratory (SMRTL), located at the University of Utah, has joined an elite group of laboratories worldwide accredited to test Olympic, Paralympic, and other amateur and professional athletes for performance-enhancing and other prohibited drugs.
Scott Boothby of Vancouver, Washington, an athlete in the sport of track and field, tested positive and has accepted an eight -year suspension for his doping offenses.
The United States Anti-Doping Agency will host an Education Symposium, “Effective Anti-Doping Education Prevention Strategies,” November 10-11, 2006 at the Tempe Mission Palms in Tempe, Arizona.
Alice Pennington of Hood River, Oregon, an athlete in the sport of cycling, has received a one-year sanction for a first-time violation.
The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) performed a total of 2,156 doping control tests in the third quarter (July 1-September 30) of 2006, including 2,069 domestic tests.
U.S. Anti-Doping Agency to Host 5th Annual Symposium on Anti-Doping Science September 29-30 in Lausanne
The United States Anti-Doping Agency has selected “Intra-Individual Reference Ranges” as the topic for the 5th Annual USADA Symposium on Anti-Doping Science, which will take place September 29-30 in Lausanne, Switzerland.
Justin Gatlin of Pensacola, Fla., an athlete in the sport of track and field, has agreed to the accuracy of the laboratory results from his sample collected
The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) performed a total of 2,262 doping control tests in the second quarter (April 1-June 30) of 2006, including 2,169 domestic tests.
The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) announced today that Donald L. Gambril (Tuscaloosa, Ala.), who coached numerous American swimmers to national championships and Olympic gold medals, has been elected to the USADA Board of Directors to serve in the newly-created coach board member position.