Athlete Suspended following Perth 2017 Drugs Test

Australian Athlete suspended following testing in            Perth 2016

Please note the suspension of the athlete below for a period of 4 years, for an Anti-Doping infringment during the WMA 2016 Championships in Perth, Australia. The attached is taken from the IAAF list of suspensions. WMA finds it extremely disappointing that this suspension was announced without any prior reference to WMA or the Australian Masters Athletics organisations, by the ASADA or the IAAF.

SHELEVER, Volodymyr (Date of birth 25.05.1961) AUS In competition in “World Masters Athletics Championships”, Perth, AUS 05.11.16 4 years ineligibility from 17.02.17 – 16.02.21 From 05.11.16

An announcement will be made by WMA regarding the reallocation of Medals after the WMA Council has thoroughly reviewed the issue and informed all the parties involved.

WMA Administration