Anti-doping Agency of the USA (USADA) has justified the bronze prizerka of the world championship of 2018 Virginia Fuchs in the case of doping, the official website of the organization.
USADA established that the prohibited substance got into the body of 32-year-old American woman through sexual intercourse, it is specified in the communiqué.
Fuchs was taken on February 13. Her body was discovered metabolite of letrozole and its metabolites GW1516. Laboratory the world anti-doping Agency (WADA) confirmed that the partner Fuchs took these drugs for therapeutic purposes and gave her banned substances sexually.
This decision USADA and WADA sets a precedent – sex can become a plausible motive to circumvent the legal rules of anti-doping organizations.