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Anti-doping education for European championships

european track championships

Launching European Athletics’ I Run Clean(TM) online anti-doping education platform, European Athletics President Svein Arne Hansen said he will propose a regulation making completion of the programme a mandatory entry requirement for athletes taking part in future European championship events. [Read more…]

Russian Doctor banned for life

russian doping

Dr Sergei Portugalo, a Russian doctor, has been banned for life from involvement in athletics.

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IAAF antidoping statement in response to Sunday Times

Daegu Track

Antidoping – The IAAF has noted today’s article in The Sunday Times claiming yet another ‘sensational’ revelation, this time concerning the alleged results of a study which was carried out at the 2011 IAAF World Championships in Daegu, Korea. This is not a new story, having first been raised on German TV in 2013, and those concerns were addressed by the IAAF at the time. [Read more…]

IAAF disciplinary action from 2005 findings

helsinki stadium
The IAAF’s long-term storage and retesting strategy concerning IAAF Championships which began in 2005 with the storage of anti-doping samples from that year’s IAAF World Championships in Helsinki has led to disciplinary action being commenced against a further 28 athletes following a second reanalysis. [Read more…]

Yulia Zaripova banned, may lose Gold

yulia zaripova

Russian steeplechaser Yulia Zaripova has been banned for two and a half years for doping offences, the Russian anti-doping agency RUSADA said (www.rusada.ru) on Friday. [Read more…]

Welsh pair say they are not cheats

rhys williams

Gareth Warburton and Rhys Williams say they are not cheats after being banned for failing drugs tests. [Read more…]

Gareth Warburton provisionally suspended

Gareth Warburton

UK Athletics has today announced that 800m athlete Gareth Warburton has been provisionally suspended from all competition after being charged with committing anti-doping rule violations under UK Athletics Anti-Doping Rules (presence of prohibited substances). [Read more…]

WADA goes to Jamaica

Asafa Powell

Asafa Powell

WADA has gone to Jamaica in search of answers for that country’s anti-doping programmes.

Officials from the World Anti-Doping Agency are meeting with Jamaica’s Anti-Doping Commission (Jadco) after claims have been made in the gaps in the screening of athletes. [Read more…]

Powell and Gay test positive

Tyson Gay - Asafa Powell

Tyson Gay – Asafa Powell

Sprint stars Asafa Powell and Tyson Gay have both returned positive drugs tests. [Read more…]

Campbell-Brown tests for diuretic

Veronica Campbell-Brown

Veronica Campbell-Brown

Jamaican sprinter Veronica Campbell-Brown returned a positive test at the May 4 Jamaica Invitational at the National Stadium. [Read more…]