Anti-Doping Rule Violations

 

Anti-doping rule violations are not restricted to the use of prohibited substances and/or methods.

Apart from positive doping tests, any and all infringements hereunder are considered to be infringements to the Anti-Doping Rules and are sanctioned by a suspension or another disciplinary sanction:

  • Presence of a prohibited substance in the sample collected on a gymnast.
  • Use or attempted use of a prohibited substance or method
  • Evading, refusing or failing to submit to a test after notification
  • Violation of requirements applicable as to whereabouts of gymnasts and missed tests
  • Tampering or attempted tampering with any part of doping control
  • Possession of a prohibited substance or method
  • Trafficking or attempted trafficking of a prohibited substance or method
  • Administration or attempted administration of a prohibited substance or method to a gymnast
  • Complicity implying an anti-doping rule violation
  • Prohibited association with a member of the entourage under sanction