AAA Panel Imposes 12-Month Sanction on Track & Field Athlete, Brianna Rollins, For Whereabouts Rule Violation

April 20, 2017 USADA announced today that a three-member panel of the American Arbitration Association (AAA) has rendered its decision in the case of track & field athlete Brianna Rollins, of Los Angeles, Calif., and has determined that Rollins should receive a 12-month sanction for failing to properly file Whereabouts information. Rollins, 25, is a…

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USADA’s Registered Testing Pool: The Notification Process

What is the RTP? When athletes are added to USADA’s Registered Testing Pool, or RTP, it’s usually because they are among the highest-performing athletes in their sport, and as their performances increase, so to do their anti-doping responsibilities. Unlike other competitors, RTP athletes are responsible for providing USADA with their Whereabouts information, including their training…

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Dr. Larry Bowers Recognized with Prestigious Endocrine Society Award

Following his retirement in November 2016, USADA’s longtime Chief Science Officer Larry Bowers continues to be recognized for his critical contributions to anti-doping science, most recently with the 2017 Endocrine Society Laureate Outstanding Public Service Award. This prestigious award honors those who have demonstrated exceptional dedication to public service or awareness in the field of…