FINA Communication Department


On 20 May 2019, Mr. Gabriel da Silva Santos (BRA) was tested positive for the substance Clostebol (Class S 1.1.a Exogenous Anabolic Androgenic Steroids ) during an out-of-competition test conducted by International Testing Agency (ITA).


Mr. Gabriel da Silva Santos (BRA) was sanctioned with a twelve (12) month period of ineligibility period in accordance with FINA DC Rule 10.2. The sanction started on 20 July 2019, and ending at the concluding of 19 July 2020.


All results obtained by Mr Gabriel da Silva Santos on or after 20 May 2019 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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