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#Alberto Salazar

# alberto-salazar - Thursday 16 September, 2021

Salazar loses appeal, four-year ban for series of doping violations upheld
# Ruling
# Ruling

Salazar loses appeal, four-year ban for series of doping violations upheld

Sep 16th 2021, 9:25 AM 2,886 Views 1 Comment

The 63-year-old had appealed the decision imposed by the US Anti-Doping Agency in 2019.

# alberto-salazar - Wednesday 15 September, 2021

Alberto Salazar set for 4-year ban after losing appeal for doping offences
# Punishment
# Punishment

Alberto Salazar set for 4-year ban after losing appeal for doping offences

Sep 15th 2021, 11:27 PM 5,337 Views 6 Comments

The 63-year-old former head of the now-shuttered Nike Oregon Project was suspended in 2019.

# alberto-salazar - Friday 20 March, 2020

UK Athletics board changed stance on Alberto Salazar
# Stance
# Stance

UK Athletics board changed stance on Alberto Salazar

Mar 20th 2020, 10:14 PM 5,746 Views 5 Comments

A report found that performance staff at the organisation lobbied the organisation not to sever ties with American coach.

# alberto-salazar - Friday 29 November, 2019

Mo Farah targeting track return at Tokyo 2020 Olympics
# Comeback
# Comeback

Mo Farah targeting track return at Tokyo 2020 Olympics

Nov 29th 2019, 11:57 AM 3,605 Views 7 Comments

The star has come under intense scrutiny for his cooperation with US coach Alberto Salazar.

# alberto-salazar - Monday 11 November, 2019

Disgraced coach Salazar lodges appeal of four-year doping ban
# Nike Oregon Project
# Nike Oregon Project

Disgraced coach Salazar lodges appeal of four-year doping ban

Nov 11th 2019, 4:17 PM 4,473 Views 6 Comments

The 61-year-old’s offences include trafficking testosterone, tampering with the doping control process, and administering illicit infusions of a fat-burning substance.

# alberto-salazar - Monday 4 November, 2019

Mo Farah and other Salazar athletes to be investigated by Wada
# Probe
# Probe

Mo Farah and other Salazar athletes to be investigated by Wada

Nov 4th 2019, 5:16 PM 6,887 Views 5 Comments

The World Anti-Doping Agency is set to scrutinise those who worked with the banned coach.

# alberto-salazar - Monday 21 October, 2019

Nike's groundbreaking project shut down in disgrace
# Closure
# Closure

Nike's groundbreaking project shut down in disgrace

Oct 21st 2019, 9:03 PM 12,151 Views 0 Comments

The fallout from the Alberto Salazar controversy continues.

# alberto-salazar - Friday 11 October, 2019

Nike closes Oregon Project following Salazar's four-year doping ban
# Just Did It
# Just Did It

Nike closes Oregon Project following Salazar's four-year doping ban

Oct 11th 2019, 9:39 AM 4,852 Views 5 Comments

Nike will continue to back the coach in his appeal, but the company has brought the Oregon Project to an end.

# alberto-salazar - Thursday 10 October, 2019

Mageean: 'If that was my coach, I would be absolutely distraught that they had cast a shadow over me'
# Salazar Story
# Salazar Story

Mageean: 'If that was my coach, I would be absolutely distraught that they had cast a shadow over me'

Oct 10th 2019, 1:28 PM 8,287 Views 1 Comment

A fascinating interview with Ireland’s recent world finalist on Off The Ball AM this morning.

# alberto-salazar - Monday 7 October, 2019

Salazar's Oregon Project 'should be shut down,' says whistleblower
# Swoosh
# Swoosh

Salazar's Oregon Project 'should be shut down,' says whistleblower

Oct 7th 2019, 8:00 PM 36,678 Views 14 Comments

‘Clearly it had principles not in line with clean sport and we have to just start over.’

# alberto-salazar - Tuesday 1 October, 2019

Brazier brushes off doping controversy to win 800m gold
# Success
# Success

Brazier brushes off doping controversy to win 800m gold

Oct 1st 2019, 10:50 PM 4,571 Views 8 Comments

The 22-year-old American produced a tactical masterclass at Doha’s Khalifa Stadium.

Mo Farah has 'no tolerance' for anyone breaking the rules
# Reaction
# Reaction

Mo Farah has 'no tolerance' for anyone breaking the rules

Oct 1st 2019, 9:24 PM 5,813 Views 8 Comments

The star’s former coach Alberto Salazar was given a four-year ban for doping violations.

Alberto Salazar, Mo Farah's former coach, handed four-year doping ban
# Doping
# Doping

Alberto Salazar, Mo Farah's former coach, handed four-year doping ban

Oct 1st 2019, 8:17 AM 5,729 Views 11 Comments

Farah left Salazar’s camp in 2017 but denied the decision was related to doping accusations.

# alberto-salazar - Tuesday 31 October, 2017

Mo Farah splits from controversial coach Salazar and will return to London
# Changes
# Changes

Mo Farah splits from controversial coach Salazar and will return to London

Oct 31st 2017, 1:18 PM 4,005 Views 8 Comments

The Olympian is teaming up with Gary Lough, husband and former coach of Paula Radcliffe.

# alberto-salazar - Tuesday 18 April, 2017

Mo Farah doctor to brief British lawmakers in drugs probe
# Inquiry
# Inquiry

Mo Farah doctor to brief British lawmakers in drugs probe

Apr 18th 2017, 5:34 PM 2,912 Views 2 Comments

Dr Robin Chakraverty, formerly of UK Athletics, is to give evidence to the House of Commons Culture, Media and Sport committee.

# alberto-salazar - Sunday 26 February, 2017

Furious Mo Farah releases statement following allegations of doping against his coach
# Statement
# Statement

Furious Mo Farah releases statement following allegations of doping against his coach

Feb 26th 2017, 2:56 PM 8,211 Views 8 Comments

USADA confirmed it had compiled a dossier on controversial coach Alberto Salazar.

# alberto-salazar - Thursday 25 June, 2015

Alberto Salazar denies allegations: ‘I will never permit doping’
# Response
# Response

Alberto Salazar denies allegations: ‘I will never permit doping’

Jun 25th 2015, 10:20 AM 5,671 Views 5 Comments

Mo Farah’s coach has vehemently denied what he describes as “false statements”.

# alberto-salazar - Friday 19 June, 2015

'I've never taken PEDs and I never will' -- Mo Farah
# Mo Medals Mo' Problems
# Mo Medals Mo' Problems

'I've never taken PEDs and I never will' -- Mo Farah

Jun 19th 2015, 4:50 PM 13,678 Views 49 Comments

The double Olympic champ also says he was happy with the responses from coach Alberto Salazar after he travelled to Portland to ‘demand answers’.

# alberto-salazar - Thursday 18 June, 2015

Mo Farah missed two drug tests before London 2012 double gold - reports
# Missed Tests
# Missed Tests

Mo Farah missed two drug tests before London 2012 double gold - reports

Jun 18th 2015, 8:01 AM 9,508 Views 46 Comments

The news comes as Farah’s coach Alberto Salazar is facing doping allegations of his own.

# alberto-salazar - Sunday 7 June, 2015

Sports Film Of The Week: Catch Me If You Can
# Reel Stories
# Reel Stories

Sports Film Of The Week: Catch Me If You Can

Jun 7th 2015, 9:30 PM 4,697 Views 2 Comments

This BBC Panorama doc has sparked fresh controversy around the methods of high-profile athletics coach Alberto Salazar.

# alberto-salazar - Saturday 6 June, 2015

'Angry' Mo Farah not leaving coach but demands answers
# Support
# Support

'Angry' Mo Farah not leaving coach but demands answers

Jun 6th 2015, 3:20 PM 4,523 Views 3 Comments

A BBC documentary has alleged that Alberto Salazar has used doping methods.

# alberto-salazar - Thursday 4 June, 2015

BBC Panorama documentary claims Mo Farah's coach encouraged doping
# Drugs In Sport
# Drugs In Sport

BBC Panorama documentary claims Mo Farah's coach encouraged doping

Jun 4th 2015, 5:01 PM 5,642 Views 4 Comments

Nike has refuted the accusations that one of its top employees condoned the use of performance-enhancing drugs.

# alberto-salazar - Saturday 28 January, 2012

Column: Why are Ireland's top athletes struggling to make ends meet?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Why are Ireland's top athletes struggling to make ends meet?

Jan 28th 2012, 8:40 AM 85 Views 18 Comments

Olympic hopeful Ciarán Ó Lionáird is one of many Irish athletes under financial pressure. It’s not easy, but nothing can stop him from reaching his goal in London this summer, he writes.