August 12, 2016 USADA announced today that Crystal Riggs, of Camarillo, Calif., an athlete in the sport of weightlifting, has tested positive for a prohibited substance and accepted a six-month sanction for her violation. Riggs, 27, tested positive for the prohibited substance furosemide as a result of an in-competition urine sample she provided on May
Month: August 2016
August 11, 2016 USADA announced today that Thomas Cawley, of Hazlet, N.J., an athlete in the sport of track & field, has accepted a four-year sanction for a non-analytical anti-doping rule violation after admitting to his prolonged use of prohibited substances. Cawley, 57, was sanctioned for his use and possession of prohibited peptide hormones, including
U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) and Stanford University School of Medicine Partner on Anti-Doping Education for Health Professionals
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August 4, 2016 USADA announced today that Robert Anderson, of Park Forest, Ill., an athlete in the sport of Paralympic Judo, has used a prohibited medication and accepted a three-month sanction for his rule violation. Anderson, 22, declared the use of an inhaler called Breo Ellipta, which contains the prohibited substance vilanterol, during an in-competition
August 3, 2016 USADA announced today that Liz Palmer, of Playa Vista, Calif., an athlete in the sport of track & field, has tested positive for a prohibited substance and accepted a four-year sanction for her violation. This sanction was subsequently reduced by six months at the discretion of USADA and the World Anti-Doping Agency
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