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Doping Offence - Jose Llanos Quiceno (COL)

On July 28, 2012, a water polo player Jose llanos Quiceno (COL) 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 Championships in Bogota (COL).
 
The Disciplinary Commission of the Colombian Swimming Federation imposed a sanction of 2 years’ ineligibility on the athlete starting on July 28, 2012.

 

Doping Offence - Omar Pinzon Garcia (COL)

On November 10, 2012, a swimmer Omar Pinzon Garcia (COL) 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 XIX National Games in Cali (COL).
 
The Disciplinary Commission of the Colombian Swimming Federation imposed a sanction of 2 years’ ineligibility on the athlete starting on November 12, 2012.

Following the athlete’s appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport in Lausanne, the CAS Panel decided to set aside the decision of the Disciplinary Commission of the Colombian Swimming Federation as it was not proven to the comfortable satisfaction of the CAS Panel that an AAF from the WADA accredited laboratory was established by the analytical result arising from the testing of the athlete’s sample. Furthermore, the CAS Panel decided to reinstate all results, medals, prize money and diplomas which were set aside by the decision of the Disciplinary Commission of the Colombian Swimming Federation.

 

Doping Offence - David Wong Kai Wai (HKG)

On January 13, 2013, a swimmer David Wong Kai Wai (HKG) was tested positive to the substance Terbutaline (Class S.3 Beta-2 Agonists) following a doping control test conducted with the occasion of the national Short Course Swimming Competition.
 
The Hong Kong Amateur Swimming Association, taking into account that the athlete had no intention to take the substance for his performance enhancement and had detailed proof of his valid medical need, imposed a sanction of 1 month ineligibility on the athlete starting on January 13, 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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Doping Offence - Kseniya Moskvina (RUS)

On November 18, 2012, a swimmer Kseniya Moskvina (RUS) was tested positive to the substance Methylhexaneamine (Class S.6 Stimulants) following a doping control test conducted with the occasion of the Russian National Swimming Championships in Volgograd.
 
The Russian Swimming Federation, taking into consideration that it was the second violation of anti-doping rules by Kseniya Moskvina, imposed a sanction of 6 years’ ineligibility on the athlete starting on November 26, 2013 – after the termination of the first period of ineligibility.

 

Doping Offence - Ekaterina Andreeva (RUS)

On November 19, 2012, a swimmer Ekaterina Andreeva (RUS) was tested positive to the substance Methylhexaneamine (Class S.6 Stimulants) following a doping control test conducted with the occasion of the Russian National Swimming Championships in Volgograd.
 
The Russian Swimming Federation imposed a sanction of 18 (eighteen) months’ ineligibility on the athlete starting on November 30, 2012.

 

Doping Offence - Natalia Lovtsova (RUS)

On November 19, 2012, a swimmer Natalia Lovtsova (RUS) was tested positive to the substance Methylhexaneamine (Class S.6 Stimulants) following a doping control test conducted with the occasion of the Russian National Swimming Championships in Volgograd.
 
The Russian Swimming Federation, taking into consideration that it was the second violation of anti-doping rules by Natalia Lovtsova, imposed a sanction of 2,5 (two and a half) years’ ineligibility on the athlete starting on November 30, 2012.

 

Doping Offence - Dariya Ustinova (RUS)

On November 19, 2012, a swimmer Dariya Ustinova (RUS) was tested positive to the substance Tuaminoheptan (Class S.6 Stimulants) following a doping control test conducted with the occasion of the Russian National Swimming Championships in Volgograd.
 
The Russian Swimming Federation imposed a sanction of reprimand on the athlete.

 

Doping Offence – Li Zhesi (CHN)

On 31 st March 2012, the swimmer Li Zhesi (CHN) was tested positive to the substance EPO (Class S.2 Peptides Hormones) following a doping control test conducted out-of-competition by China Swimming Association in cooperation with CHINADA.

The China Swimming Federation imposed a sanction of two (2) years’ ineligibility and a fine of RMB 5'000 on Ms. Li Zhesi starting from 31 March 2012. The same sanction was applied to her coach Wang Jun

The Liaoning Provincial Swimming Association also received a  warning and the obligation to cover the costs of twenty (20) doping controls.

 

Doping Offence - Paloma Garcia Martorell (BRA)

On November 25, 2012, a water polo player Paloma Garcia Martorell (BRA) was tested positive to the substance Methylhexaneamine (Class S.6 Stimulants) following a doping control test conducted with the occasion of the water polo match in Sao Paulo (BRA).
 
The Brazilian Swimming Federation imposed a sanction of 6 months’ ineligibility on the athlete starting on January 18, 2013.

 

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