May 31, 2012 The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) and USADA announced today that Ezkyas Sisay, an Ethiopian athlete in the sport of track & field, has accepted a two-year suspension for committing an anti-doping rule violation. Sisay, 24, is a member of IAAF, and admitted the use of synthetic erythropoietin (EPO) after testing
Month: May 2012
Be an Informed Athlete! USADA Launches Supplement411.org to Provide Facts about the Risks Involved with Dietary Supplement Use
The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) announced today the launch of its new dietary supplement awareness website, Supplement 411 (http://www.supplement411.org), in an effort to meet the growing demand in the U.S. for accurate information, resources and guidance as potential consumers navigate the dietary-supplement marketplace.