October 28, 2015 USADA announced today that Oscar Tovar, a Colombian athlete in the sport of cycling, has tested positive for a prohibited substance and accepted a two-year sanction for his doping offense. Tovar, 32, tested positive for testosterone, which was confirmed by CIR (GC/C/IRMS) analysis, as a result of an in-competition urine sample he
Month: October 2015
Health and medical professionals play a vital role in helping athletes and athlete support personnel make sound anti-doping decisions.
October 27, 2015 USADA announced today that Robert Arello, of Sarasota, Fla., an athlete in the sport of track & field, has tested positive for a prohibited substance, after using a prescribed medication, and accepted a public warning for his rule violation. Arello, 56, tested positive for hydrochlorothiazide and chlorothiazide as the result of an
October 23, 2015 USADA announced today that Brian Coushay, of Beaverton, Ore., an athlete in the sport of track & field, has tested positive for a prohibited substance and accepted a two-year suspension for his doping offense. Coushay, 51, tested positive for Amphetamine as the result of an in-competition urine sample collected on July 25,
Legendary swim coach Don Gambril, a member of the United States Anti-Doping Agency’s Board of Directors, was inducted in to the Occidental College Athletics Hall of Fame on Friday, October 16.
October 1, 2015 Today USADA posted the athlete test history for the first three months of the UFC Anti-Doping Program. The data can be found on the Athlete Test History web page of the UFC USADA site and will be regularly updated. The UFC Anti-Doping Program began July 1, 2015. As was discussed at the