Press release on the case of Alex Schwarzer


FORO10The Anti-Doping Prosecutor's Office (UPA), in reference to the instance made by Alex Schwarzer pursuant to art. of the CSA and the conclusion of its investigation, announces that they have sent today a reasoned opinion to the WADA and the IAAF in accordance with art. 11.2 of the CSA.


In this regard, the UPA has a negative opinion of the request for suspension of the judgement issued by the TNA in its decision on 23 April 2013, while stating that, even if these bodies would consider to accommodate this request, any possible suspension of the penalty should not exceed three months.