Doping Control & USFA Rules Question

Doping Control & USFA Rules Question

Post by Jared Taus » Tue, 13 Jun 1995 04:00:00


Could someone either email me or post the answer to
the following question:

What is the current USFA policy if an athlete DOES NOT
provide a sample for doping control??

thank you!!

--
Jared Tausig

 
 
 

Doping Control & USFA Rules Question

Post by AMcBa » Tue, 13 Jun 1995 04:00:00

Quote:
>What is the current USFA policy if an athlete DOES NOT
>provide a sample for doping control??

Refusal to submit a specimen for doping control is considered the same as
a positive test result.

Ann McBain Ezzell
USFA National Secretary (the elected kind, not the work-in-the-office
kind)


 
 
 

Doping Control & USFA Rules Question

Post by George Edward Kolombatovic » Wed, 14 Jun 1995 04:00:00


Quote:
> What is the current USFA policy if an athlete DOES NOT
> provide a sample for doping control??

The penalty is the same as that for a person who had provided a sample and
the sample proved that doping had taken place.

George Kolombatovich

Chair, Fencing Officials Commission
United States Fencing Association