June 29, 2018 USADA announced today that Michael Meacham, of Pennsburg, Pa., an athlete in the sport of triathlon, has accepted a one-year sanction after an anti-doping rule violation. Meacham, 42, tested positive for methenolone and its metabolites, as well as exogenous boldenone, following an out-of-competition urine sample he provided on August 19, 2017. His
Month: June 2018
For athletes subject to anti-doping rules and drug testing, it’s critical to understand how to use inhaled medications within the anti-doping rules.
Meet Noah Hoffman, who is supporting fair play for future generations by serving as an anti-doping education athlete presenter for USADA.
When it comes to testing in sport, USADA Doping Control Officers (DCOs) are at events, training centers, homes, and other locations overseeing sample collection sessions. Two of USADA’s most tenured DCOs reflect on their favorite moments and memories from over the years.
Anti-Doping Leaders call for no compromise on Russia roadmap and the elimination of conflicts of interest in sport
Leaders from 17 leading National Anti-Doping Organisations (NADOs), and iNADO (Institute of National Anti-Doping Organisations), met in London this week to discuss the key threats to clean sport and areas for greater cooperation across the international anti-doping community.
In the Food First Nutrition series, elite athletes share how they maintain the strength and energy they need to compete at the highest levels of sport through a food first approach. In this edition, elite Lacrosse player and coach, Trevor Tierney, shares his top foods for all-day energy.
June 8, 2018 USADA announced today that Roger Ainslie, of Fallbrook, Calif., an athlete in the sport of cycling, has tested positive for a prohibited substance and accepted a four-year sanction for his violation. This sanction was subsequently reduced by six-months at the discretion of USADA and the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), and in accordance