January 29, 2010 The United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) announced today that Crystal Cox, an athlete in the sport of track and field, has accepted a four-year suspension and disqualification of her athletic results, beginning on November 3, 2001, for using anabolic agents and hormones over a period from 2001 through 2004 in violation of
Month: January 2010
January 28, 2010 The United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) announced today that Garfield Ellenwood, an athlete in the sport of track and field, has accepted a two-year suspension for violating the applicable sport anti-doping rules, including the International Association of Athletics Federations (“IAAF”) Rules and the World Anti-Doping Code (“Code”). Mr. Ellenwood’s anti-doping rule violation
January 26, 2010 USADA announced today that Philippe DeRosier of Columbia, Maryland, an athlete in the sport of Track & Field, has tested positive for a prohibited substance and accepted a suspension for his doping offense. DeRosier, 26, tested positive for methylhexanamine, a stimulant, as a result of a urine sample collected at the EAA
The Partnership for Clean Competition (PCC) – which aims to ensure integrity in sport by supporting high-quality, high-impact, novel research – announced today that it has awarded $1.3 million in grant funding since its inception. The announcement comes after the PCC awarded funding to four new research projects.
With less than one month until the 2010 Olympic Winter Games kick-off in Vancouver, British Columbia, the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) is continuing to ensure all members of Team USA are aware of their requirements and responsibilities under the International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) Anti-Doping Rules. USADA’s efforts involve an aggressive educational campaign to provide timely material and necessary resources into the hands of U.S. athletes and their support personnel.
USADA announces the launch of its “I COMPETE CLEAN because…” campaign, the organization’s fourth clean sport campaign.