weightlifter

AAA Panel Imposes Two-Year Sanction on Weightlifting Athlete Amy Hay for Doping Violation

October 31, 2017 USADA announced today that a three-member panel of the American Arbitration Association (AAA) has rendered its decision in the case of weightlifting athlete Amy Hay, of Portland, Ore., and has determined that Hay should receive a two-year sanction after testing positive for a prohibited substance. Hay, 26, tested positive for ostarine as…

U.S. Paralympic Track & Field Athlete, Shaquille Vance, Accepts Sanction for Anti-Doping Rule Violation

October 10, 2017 USADA announced today that Shaquille Vance, of Houston, Miss., an athlete in the sport of track and field, has accepted a four-year sanction for evading sample collection. Based on Vance’s prompt admission of the violation, and in accordance with the rules, the sanction was subsequently reduced to three years by USADA and…

2017 award winner Wilhelm Schänzer

Dr. Wilhelm Schänzer Presented with the 2nd Annual Larry D. Bowers Excellence in Anti-Doping Science Award

October 3, 2017 In honor and recognition of the vital role anti-doping scientists play in the fight for clean sport, USADA has proudly awarded the 2nd Annual Larry D. Bowers Excellence in Anti-Doping Science Award to Dr. Wilhelm Schänzer of the German Sport University Cologne. Presented on September 30 during USADA’s 16th Annual Symposium on…