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California State Athletic Commission (CSAC) issues 'total ban' on testosterone replacement therapy (TRT)

But depending on proposed regulations, CSAC could allow fighters to obtain a therapeutic use exemption (TUE) in the future, if they can meet standards set by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA). The California State Athletic Comission...Show More Summary

US Anti-Doping Head: A-Rod PED Regimen Most 'Potent' and 'Sophisticated' Ever

U.S. Anti-Doping Agency CEO Travis Tygart said New York Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez's PED regimen was "probably the most potent and sophisticated drug program developed for an athlete that we've ever seen." "At the end of the day,"...Show More Summary

IOC Executive Board Meeting on 10 December 2013 – Information for the media

The EB is scheduled to receive reports from various IOC Commissions, including the Athletes’ Commission; the summer and winter International Federations; the National Olympic Committees; and the World Anti-Doping Agency. Reports on the...Show More Summary

Jamaica's Drug Testing Programme Under the Microscope

Jamaica's drug testing program is under fire thanks to a recent investigation by the World Anti-Doping Agency. Conversation about the controversy has been rife on Twitter.

Michael Phelps Back in Drug-Testing Program

Michael Phelps is back in the U.S. drug-testing program, the strongest sign yet that he’s returning for the 2016 Rio Olympics. The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency says Phelps was among the athletes who underwent doping tests in the third quarter, the period ending Sept. Show More Summary

IOC Athletes’ Commission Chair: Clean athletes fully support stronger anti-doping measures

Speaking at the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA)’s 2013 World Conference on Doping in Sport in Johannesburg, South Africa, former Olympic fencer Bokel said that she understood the inconveniences athletes had to endure due to anti-doping...Show More Summary

UFC 168: Travis Browne joins Josh Barnett for WADA drug testing on ZUFFA's dime

Turns out the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) isn't picking on Josh Barnett. Not long after "The Warmaster" was ordered to undergo random World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) drug testing, opponent Travis Browne has been asked toShow More Summary

Jamaican Track and Field Feeling Heat

The Associated Press is reporting the Jamaica Anti-Doping Commission has officially been audited by the World Anti-Doping Agency on charges of inconsistent out-of-competition drug testing in the months leading up to the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. Show More Summary

AP NewsBreak: World doping agency to probe Jamaica

A year after Usain Bolt made history at the London Olympics and declared himself "a living legend," a bombshell dropped largely unnoticed in The Gleaner, the Caribbean's oldest newspaper: A former director of the Jamaica Anti-Doping Commission alleged the island didn't drug-test its athletes for entire months before they dazzled at the Summer Games.

Here’s An Easy Joke: WADA Is Investigating Jamaican Athletes For Doping

6 months agoSports : With Leather

If you’ve ever wondered what special training allows Jamaica’s Usain Bolt to tap into the Speed Force and gives their bobsled team the heart to get up and finish when all seems lost, you’re not alone. The World Anti-Doping Agency — the...Show More Summary

AP NewsBreak: World doping agency probing Jamaica

6 months agoNews : The Newsroom

The world's anti-doping authority is launching an "extraordinary" audit of Jamaica's drug-testing agency following allegations that its policing of the island's sprinting superstars led by Usain Bolt all but collapsed in the months before they dazzled at the London Games, The Associated Press has learned.

Johny Hendricks' camp explains why he turned down VADA testing for UFC 167 against GSP

Earlier this week, news broke that Johny Hendricks still hadn't submitted information to start Voluntary Anti-Doping Agency (VADA) testing for his upcoming fight with Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Welterweight champion, Georges St. Show More Summary

Nevada State Athletic Commission Relaxes Marijuana Regulations

Fighters who walk out to Bob Marley are breathing a sigh of relief (and other stuff) right now. The Nevada State Athletic Commission is joining the World Anti-Doping Agency ( WADA ) in relaxing its restrictions on marijuana use. PerShow More Summary

80-Year-Old Weightlifter Busted For Doping

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - The agency that brought down Lance Armstrong has now turned its sights to an 80-year-old weightlifter. The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency announced a two-year suspension for Don Ramos who tested positive for steroids while attempting to set a world record in his age group at the Pan American Masters Weightlifting Championships. Show More Summary

World Cup Anti-Doping Lab Loses License

The World Anti-Doping Agency today revoked the license of the Rio de Janeiro anti-doping lab that was supposed to handle player samples for the upcoming World Cup. With just 10 months to go before the tournament, the WADA suspended the lab, citing "repeated failures" in its work. The lab "will...

FBI Busts Doctor For Threatening Armstrong Prober

Man, 72, targeted head of U.S. Anti-Doping Agency Gerrit Keats allegedly threatened USADA boss Travis Tygart after the group issued its blistering findings against Lance Armstrong. Travis Tygart Threat read more

Edwin Moses enters race for WADA presidency

9 months agoSports : The Early Lead

Edwin Moses, the former Olympic hurdling star, would like very much to be the next president of the World Anti-Doping Agency. Moses submitted his name last week, according to the International Olympic Committee, and joins two other candidates: IOC vice … Continue reading ?

Doping: Four Russian Weightlifters Banned for Two Years

Russia’s weightlifting federation on Monday handed down two-year bans to four athletes, the Russian Anti-Doping Agency said in a statement.

FBI Busts Doctor For Threatening Armstrong Prober

Feds: Man, 72, targeted head of United States Anti-Doping Agency Retired urologist Gerrit Keats allegedly threatened USADA boss Travis Tygart after the group issued its blistering findings against Lance Armstrong. Travis Tygart Threat read more

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