World champion Tim Don has been suspended for three months by the British Triathlon Association (BTA) after missing three out-of-competition drug tests.
Russia’s anti-doping agency RUSADA has announced that Vladimir Dyatchin, the two-time world open water champion, has been provisionally suspended for failing a drug test. RUSADA revealed that the
Olympics swimming star Michael Phelps suspended after being pictured smoking drugs pipe as Kellogg’s cancel contract be eligible for the World Championship trials in July if he decides to
Italian National Swimmer Catalano Suspended for Positive Drug Test. He was a member of the 2009 Italian World Championship team where he placed 18th in the 50 and also swam the prelims backstroke leg for the Italian medley in 54.76. He didn’t have a great 2011 season, and is a longshot to make the Olympic Team in 2012.
Japan Olympic swimmer, world champion fails drug test. Koga was a surprise gold medalist in 2009 at the famous super-suit world championships with 43 world records (though Koga merely lowered the meet record in the semifinals and final). Aaron Peirsol, who had won three straight world titles and two straight Olympic titles in the 100m back, was eliminated in the semifinals.
Aug 07, 1998 · The career of Michelle Smith de Bruin, the Irish swimmer who won three gold medals at the 1996 Summer Olympics, appeared to end in disgrace yesterday when swimming’s world governing body banned her from competition for four years after finding that she had manipulated a drug test by spiking her urine sample with alcohol.
by Braden Keith 238. United States National Team swimmer Madisyn Cox has been given a 2-year doping suspension after Trimetazidine appeared in an out-of-competition doping test. The test was conducted on February 5th, 2018. Her period of sanction begins on March 3rd, 2018, the date of her last race, and ends on March 2nd, 2020.
Jan 15, 1998 · Four Chinese swimmers were suspended Wednesday after failing drug tests, strengthening accusations that have shadowed the team for years and prompting calls for China to be removed from the world championships at Perth, Australia. The United States won two titles and Olympic gold medalist Alexander Popov won the 100-meter freestyle.
Australian Olympic Swimmer Banned After Missing Third PED Test. According to the IOC and the Australian Olympic team, two time Olympian Thomas Fraser Holmes has been banned for two years of competition for missing three performance-enhancing drug tests in the past six months. The sport of swimming is one of the most competitive in the world,
Russia’s Yuliya Efimova has been temporarily suspended after testing positive for meldonium. The 23-year-old four-time breaststroke world champion returned a positive result during an out-of-competition test. The London 2012 bronze medallist could now be facing a life ban having previously failed a drugs test.
Diver Harrison Jones Suspended After Positive Drug Test. Left Sidebar. Swimming World offers all outlets the chance to reach our audience by contacting us at [email protected]
Russian four-time world champion swimmer facing lifetime ban for meldonium use as she was banned for 16 months after failing a test for a banned steroid in October 2013. said last week
Former swimming world champion Junya Koga has been kicked out of the Japan squad for this summer’s Asian Games after failing a drug test, officials said Wednesday. The 30-year-old, who won the 100-meter backstroke world title in 2009, tested positive for traces of banned muscle-building substances, according to the Japan Swimming Federation (JSF).
Nigel Levine has won nine world and European championship medals for Britain and suffered career-threatening injuries in a motorbike accident last year. The sprinter Nigel Levine, who has been an integral part of Great Britain’s 4x400m relay squad for nearly a decade, has been provisionally suspended after failing a drug test.
TOKYO: Former swimming world champion Junya Koga has been kicked out of the Japan squad for this summer’s Asian Games after failing a drug test, officials said Wednesday.