December 7, 2017 USADA announced today that Jay Henderson, of Minneapolis, Minn., an athlete in the sport of cycling, has accepted a six-month sanction for an anti-doping rule violation. Henderson was selected to submit a sample as a result of being among the top finishers in his event at the 2017 Green Acres Cyclocross in
Month: December 2017
December 6, 2017 USADA announced today that Logan Boss, of Starkville, Miss., an athlete in the sport of track and field, has accepted a public warning for her anti-doping rule violation. Boss, 20, tested positive for canrenone as a result of an out-of-competition urine sample she provided on August 18, 2017. Canrenone is a Specified
Statement on IOC Decision to Ban Russian Olympic Committee from the Winter Games from Travis T. Tygart, CEO, U.S. Anti-Doping Agency
Travis T. Tygart, CEO of the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency, issues statement on IOC decision to ban Russian Olympic Committee from the 2018 Winter Games.
The more athletes know, the better they can manage the risk of a positive test. Athletes should take the time to read through this short list highlighting just a few of the top 2018 World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Prohibited List changes and prohibited substances that impact athletes.
December 4, 2017 USADA announced today that Nana Owusu, of London, England, an athlete who trained and competed in the sport of track and field in the United States, has accepted a one-year sanction for an anti-doping rule violation. Owusu, 26, was sanctioned for his use and possession of a dietary supplement containing ostarine for
Court of Arbitration for Sport Extends Sanction Length for U.S. Bobsled Athlete Ryan Bailey to Two Years
December 1, 2017 USADA announced today that a three-member panel of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has rendered a decision in an expedited appeal in which USADA challenged the determination regarding degree of fault, sanction length and sanction start date in the case of bobsled athlete, Ryan Bailey, of Sherwood, Ore., set forth