Two Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu athletes competing

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Athlete Paulo Miyao Accepts Additional Sanction for Violating Period of Ineligibility

November 27, 2018 USADA announced today that Paulo Miyao, of New York, N.Y., an athlete in the sport of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, has accepted an additional three-month sanction and had his results disqualified for competing while ineligible. Miyao, 27, initially accepted a two-year period of ineligibility and loss of results in May 2017 after a sample…

USADA and Global Organizations Collaborate to Elevate Anti-Doping Education and Athlete Voice at WADA Education Conference

November 13, 2018 The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) recently partnered with the China Anti-Doping Agency (CHINADA) to host the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Global Education Conference in Beijing, China. The Conference united anti-doping organizations worldwide in a collaborative effort to elevate anti-doping education, while also highlighting the need for greater athlete involvement to ensure that…