April 26, 2010 USADA announced today that U.S. Bobsled athlete Randal Jones of Mabelton, Georgia has received a two-year suspension for an anti-doping rule violation. Jones, 40, refused to take part in a USADA Out-of-Competition doping control test on January 26, 2010. Under the rules of the International Bobsleigh and Tobogganing Federation and USADA, both
Month: April 2010
USADA announced today that the USADA True Sport Awards program, created in partnership with Discovery Education, was recognized as a Gold winner in the 2010 Mom’s Choice Awards® (MCA), and was named among the best in family-friendly media, products and services.
April 13, 2010 USADA announced today that the independent American Arbitration Association/Court of Arbitration for Sport (AAA/CAS) has issued a written decision that Flavia Oliveira, an athlete in the sport of cycling, committed a doping violation and will receive a two-year suspension for the offense. Oliveira, 28, of Livermore, California, provided a sample on June
April 13, 2010 USADA announced today that Harrison Jones of Los Angeles, California, an athlete in the sport of Diving, has tested positive for a prohibited substance and accepted a suspension for his doping offense. Jones, 20, tested positive for Carboxy THC, a metabolite of marijuana in the class of Cannabinoids, in a sample collected
In recognition of their work in teaching honesty, respect, sportsmanship, and healthy choices among America’s youth, Gold, Silver, and Bronze winners have been named in the national USADA True Sport Awards program, produced in partnership by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) and Discovery Education.
April 2, 2010 USADA announced today that Tom Zirbel of Boulder, Colorado, an athlete in the sport of cycling, has tested positive for a prohibited substance and has accepted a suspension for his doping offense. Zirbel, 31, provided a urine sample on August 29, 2009, at the PRO Road Championships, held in Greenville, South Carolina.