FINA Communication Department

On December 8, 2015, the swimmer Louisa De Jongh (RSA) was tested positive to the prohibited substance Phentermine (Class S.6 Non-Specified Stimulants) following an in-competition doping control test conducted on the occasion of the Western Province Aquatics Championships held in South Africa.

The Judicial Committee of the South African Institute for Drug-Free Sport imposed a sanction of two (2) years’ ineligibility on the athlete starting on March 3, 2016.