Zambian Track & Field Athlete Jordan Chipangama Accepts Sanction for Anti-Doping Rule Violation

May 15, 2018 USADA announced today that Jordan Chipangama, of Flagstaff, Ariz., an athlete in the sport of track and field, has accepted a four-year sanction after multiple positive tests for a prohibited substance. Chipangama, 29, tested positive for meldonium following an in-competition urine sample he provided at the Grandma’s Marathon on June 17, 2017,…

U.S. Swimming Athlete Amanda Kendall Accepts Sanction for Anti-Doping Rule Violation

May 8, 2018 USADA announced today that Amanda Kendall, of Bloomington, Ind., an athlete in the sport of swimming, has accepted a three-month sanction for her anti-doping rule violation. Kendall, 27, declared the use of an inhaler called Breo Ellipta, which contains the prohibited substance vilanterol, during an out-of-competition sample collection on February 14, 2018.…

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U.S. Paralympic Cycling Athlete Jason Griffin Accepts Sanction for Anti-Doping Rule Violation

April 18, 2018 USADA announced today that Jason Griffin, of Easley, S.C., an athlete in the sport of paralympic cycling, has accepted a one-year sanction for an anti-doping rule violation. Griffin, 44, tested positive for benzoylecgonine and methylecgonine, which are metabolites of cocaine, as the result of an in-competition urine sample he provided at the…

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U.S. Weightlifting Athlete Jessica Rivera Accepts Sanction for Anti-Doping Rule Violation

April 16, 2018 USADA announced today that Jessica Rivera, of Portage, Ind., an athlete in the sport of weightlifting, has accepted a four-year sanction for an anti-doping rule violation. Rivera, 28, tested positive for stanozolol and its metabolite 16β-hydroxystanozolol as the result of an in-competition urine sample she provided on March 3, 2018, at the…