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FINA Doping Panel Decision – Sergey Makov (RUS)

On October 12, 2013 a swimmer Sergey Makov (RUS) was tested positive to the substance Ostarine (Class S.1.2 Other Anabolic Anabolic Agents, Selective Androgen Receptor Modulators) with the occasion of the FINA Swimming World Cup held in Moscow (RUS).
 
The FINA Doping Panel decided according to the FINA DC Rule 10.2 to impose on the athlete a period of two (2) years ineligibility, starting on October 12, 2013 and ending at the conclusion of the October 11, 2015 for his first anti-doping rule violation.
 
Furthermore, the FINA Doping Panel decided that all results achieved by the swimmer on or after October 12, 2013 and through and including the date of this decision are disqualified.  Any medals, points and prizes achieved during that period shall be forfeited.

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FINA Doping Panel Decision – David Bonuchi (USA)

FINA discovered that during the period of the 15th FINA World Championships held from July 19, 2013 until August 4, 2013 in Barcelona (ESP), the diver David Bonuchi (USA) used a prohibited substance Amphetamine (Class S.6.a Non-Specified Stimulant) without any valid TUE (Therapeutic Use Exemption) in place and therefore violated the FINA DC Rule 2.2.
 
The FINA Doping Panel decided according to the FINA DC Rule 10.2 to impose on the athlete a period of two (2) years ineligibility, starting on July 21, 2013 and ending on July 20, 2015, for his first anti-doping rule violation.

 

Doping Offence - Gert-Jan Ingels (BEL)

On January 11, 2014, a water polo player Gert-Jan Ingels (BEL) was tested positive to the substance Cocaine (Class S.6.a Non-Specified Stimulants) following a doping control test conducted with the occasion of the water polo competition in Belgium.
 
The Disciplinary Commission of NADO Flanders imposed a sanction of 2 years’ ineligibility on the athlete. Following athlete’s appeal, the Disciplinary Counsel confirmed the ineligibility sanction imposed by the Disciplinary Commission which started on January 27, 2014.

 

Doping Offence - Sam Flint (AUS)

On September 1, 2013, a swimmer Sam Flint (AUS) was tested positive to the substance Methylhexaneamine (Class S.6.b Specified Stimulants) following a doping control test conducted with the occasion of the Queensland Short Course Championships in Brisbane (AUS).
 
The Swimming Australia Ltd. imposed a sanction of 2 years’ ineligibility on the athlete starting on March 14, 2014.

 

Doping Offence - Abdulhalim Lafci (TUR)

On July 3, 2013, a swimmer Abdulhalim Lafci (TUR) was tested positive to the substance Metenolone (Class S.1.1.a Exogenous Anabolic Androgenic Steroids) following an in competition doping control test in Turkey.
 
The Disciplinary Committee of the Turkish Swimming Federation imposed a sanction of 2 years’ ineligibility on the athlete starting on August 14, 2013.

 

Doping Offence - Duygu Birol (TUR)

On July 6, 2013, a swimmer Duygu Birol (TUR) was tested positive to the substance Oxilofrine (Class S.6.b Specified Stimulants) following an in competition doping control test in Turkey.
 
The Disciplinary Committee of the Turkish Swimming Federation imposed a sanction of 2 years’ ineligibility on the athlete starting on August 14, 2013.

 

Doping Offence - Arjun Muralidharan (IND)

On March 25, 2013, a swimmer Arjun Muralidharan (IND) was tested positive to the substance Methylhexaneamine (Class S.6.b Specified Stimulants) following a doping control test conducted with the occasion of the All India Police Aquatics Championships.
 
The India Anti-Doping Disciplinary Panel imposed a sanction of 2 years’ ineligibility on the athlete starting on October 25, 2013.

 

Doping Offence - Calum Timms (AUS)

On January 13, 2013, a swimmer Calum Timms (AUS) was tested positive to the substances Methylhexaneamine, N. alpha-diethyl-benzeneethanamine and 1-Phenylbutan-2-amine (Class S.6.b Specified Stimulants) following a doping control test conducted with the occasion of the Swimming Victoria Open Championships in Victorisa (AUS).

The Swimming Australia Limited imposed a sanction of 2 years’ ineligibility on the athlete starting on July 29, 2013.

 

Doping Offence - Alexandra Radu (ROU)

On June 21, 2013, a swimmer Alexandra Radu (ROU) was tested positive to the substance Dehydroclormethyltestosterone (Class S.1.1.a Exogenous Anabolic Androgenic Steroids) following a doping control test conducted with the occasion of the National Championships of Seniors and Juniors in Bucharest (ROU).

The Romanian Hearing Commission for the athletes and their support personnel who violated the Anti-Doping Rules imposed a sanction of 2 years’ ineligibility on the athlete starting on July 22, 2013.

 

WADA alert: GW501516

It has come to WADA’s attention that the black market substance GW501516 is being sold to and used by some athletes.

The side effect of this chemical compound is so serious that WADA is taking the rare step of warning “cheats” to ensure that there is complete awareness of the possible health risks to athletes who succumb to the temptation of using GW501516 for performance enhancement.

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