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Doping Offence - Jakub Jonczyk (POL)

On June 15, 2013, a swimmer Jakub Jonczyk (POL) was tested positive to the substance Methylhexaneamine (Class S.6.b Specified Stimulants) following a doping control test conducted with the occasion of the Polish Championships in Olsztyn (POL).

The Disciplinary Commission of the Polish Swimming Federation imposed a sanction of 1 year ineligibility on the athlete starting on June 15, 2013.

Following the appeal of the athlete, the Board of the Polish Swimming Federation reduced the sanction from 1 year ineligibility to 6 months’ ineligibility.

 

Doping Offence - Anita Stepanenko (EST) & Nikolai Borzov (EST)

On May 24, 2013, a swimmer Anita Stepanenko (EST) was tested positive to the substance Stanozolol (Class S.1.1.a Exogenous Anabolic Androgenic Steroids) following a doping control test conducted with the occasion of the Estonian-Finnish competitions in Tallinn (EST).

Following a hearing, it was established that the coach of Ms Stepanenko, Mr Nikolai Borzov, had administered the prohibited substance in a drink to the athlete without notifying the swimmer about it.

The Estonian Anti-Doping Disciplinary Panel imposed undermentioned sanctions:

1) Ms Anita Stepanenko (EST) – one (1) year ineligibility starting on July 23, 2013;
2) Mr Nikolai Borzov (EST) – lifetime ineligibility.

 

FINA Doping Panel Decision – Zhang Lei (CHN)

On 11th May 2013, a water polo player Zhang Lei (CHN) was tested positive to the substance Sibutramine (Class S.6.b Specified Stimulants) following a doping control test conducted with the occasion of the FINA Water Polo World League held in Auckland (NZL).

The FINA Doping Panel, after a hearing of 22nd July 2013, decided according to the FINA DC Rule 10.4 to impose on the athlete a period of six (6) months ineligibility starting on the day of the hearing.

- FINA Doping Panel decision alt

 

Doping Offence - Nikita Maksimov (RUS)

On March 3, 2013, a swimmer Nikita Maksimov (RUS) was tested positive to the substance Dehydrochlormethyltestosterone/ Oral-Turinabol (Class S.1.1.a Exogenous Anabolic Androgenic Steroids) following an out-of-competition doping control test conducted in Krugloe (RUS).

The Russian Swimming Federation imposed a sanction of 2 years’ ineligibility on the athlete starting on April 4, 2013.

 

Doping Offence - Tudor Alexandru Dobre (ROM)

On May 12, 2013, a water polo player Tudor Alexandru Dobre (ROM) was tested positive to the substance THC/Cannabis (Class S.8 Cannabinoids) following a doping control test conducted with the occasion of the National Water Polo Competitions in Romania.

The Romanian Water Polo Federation imposed a sanction of 6 months’ ineligibility on the athlete starting on June 11, 2013.

 

Doping Offence - Paula Zukowska (POL)

On October 27, 2012, a swimmer Paula Zukowska (POL) was tested positive to the substance Methylhexaneamine (Class S.6.b Specified Stimulants) following a doping control test conducted with the occasion of the National Grand Prix in Krakow (POL).

The Disciplinary Commission of the Polish Swimming Federation imposed a sanction of 6 months’ ineligibility on the athlete starting on November 20, 2012. Following FINA’s appeal in this case, the Board of the Polish Swimming Federation increased a sanction to 1 year ineligibility starting on November 20, 2012.

 

FINA Doping Panel Decision – Hugo Parisi (BRA)

On 24th February 2013, a diver Hugo Parisi (BRA) was tested positive to the substance Prednisone and Prednisolone (Class S.9 Glucocorticosteroids) following a doping control test conducted with the occasion of the FINA Diving Grand Prix held in Rostock (GER).

The FINA Doping Panel, after a hearing of 14th June 2013, decided according to the FINA DC Rule 10.4 to impose on the athlete a period of three (3) months ineligibility, starting on 14th June 2013.

Furthermore, the FINA Doping Panel decided that all results achieved by the diver from 24th February 2013 shall be annulled together with the consequence thereof (forfeiture of medal/prizes, reimbursement of prize-money).

- FINA Doping Panel decision alt

 

FINA Doping Panel Decision – Mads Glaesner (DEN)

On 14th December 2012, a swimmer Mads Glaesner (DEN) was tested positive to the substance Levmetamfetamine (Class S.6.b Specified Stimulants) following a doping control test conducted with the occasion of the 11th FINA World Swimming Championships (25m) held in Istanbul (TUR).
 
The FINA Doping Panel, after a hearing of 14th June 2013, decided according to the FINA DC Rule 10.4 to impose on the athlete a period of three (3) months ineligibility, starting on 19th March 2013 (date of his provisional suspension). Furthermore, the FINA Doping Panel decided that all results achieved by the swimmer from 14th December 2012 shall be annulled together with the consequence thereof (forfeiture of any medals, points and prizes).

The athlete appealed the decision of the FINA Doping Panel to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) in Lausanne. The CAS decided that only the result obtained by the athlete on 14th December 2012 shall be annulled and the bronze medal forfeited. Consequently, all other results obtained by the athlete during the 11th FINA World Swimming Championships (including the gold medal won on 16th December 2012 - men’s 1500m freestyle) shall stand.

- FINA Doping Panel decision alt
- CAS Full decision

 

Doping Offence - Sammy Claes (BEL)

On January 12, 2013, a water polo player Sammy Claes (BEL) was tested positive to the substance THC/Cannabis (Class S.8 Cannabinoids) following a doping control test conducted with the occasion of the National Water Polo Competitions in Belgium.

The Disciplinary Commission of NADOF imposed a sanction of 1 year ineligibility on the athlete starting on June 4, 2013.

 

Doping Offence - Anastasia Krapivina (RUS)

On April 21, 2013, a swimmer Anastasia Krapivina (RUS) was tested positive to the substance Methylhexaneamine (Class S.6 Stimulants) following a doping control test conducted with the Russian Swimming Cup held in Kazan (RUS).
 
The Russian Swimming Federation imposed a sanction of 5 months’ ineligibility on the athlete starting on April 30, 2013.

 

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