June 28, 2010 USADA announced today that Raymond Stewart, a coach in the sport of track and field, and four-time Olympic sprinter who competed for the country of Jamaica, has received a lifetime suspension in a decision by an independent American Arbitration Association (AAA) arbitrator. The suspension was imposed for Stewart’s participation in trafficking in
Month: June 2010
Educators and Community Leaders Meet in Colorado Springs for USADA True Sport Awards Education Summit
Gold award winning teachers, coaches and community leaders from USADA’s 2009-2010 True Sport Awards program gathered this week in Colorado Springs, CO
USADA is pleased to share the following statistics and specific highlights for the first quarter of 2010.
June 11, 2010 USADA announced today that Jerren Cochran, of Houston, Texas, an athlete in the sport of Boxing, has tested positive for a prohibited substance and has accepted a suspension for his doping offense. Cochran, 19, tested positive for the diuretic furosemide as a result of an out-of-competition urine sample collection on January 18,
Boxing Athlete Receives Sanction For Anti-Doping Rule Violation Based On His Refusal To Submit To Sample Collection
June 10, 2010 USADA announced today that U.S. boxing athlete Jesus Gomez, of Lincoln Heights, California, has received a two-year suspension for an anti-doping rule violation. Gomez, 18, refused to take part in a USADA Out-of-Competition doping control test on February 25, 2010. An athlete’s refusal to provide a sample when notified without compelling justification
USADA announced today that Orien Greene of Gainesville, Florida, and Teddy Gipson of Spearsville, Louisiana, have been sanctioned as a result of their participation in efforts to tamper with doping control.
In response to a high volume of interest in the testing statistics for the professional boxing event held on May 1, 2010 between Floyd Mayweather, Jr. and Shane Mosley, the following is a summary of program information: