Global List of Ineligible Persons

The Athletics Integrity Unit has jurisdiction over International-Level Athletes and their Athlete Support Persons, World Athletics Officials and Member Federation Officials (limited to their dealings with World Athletics). On this page we publish a consolidated list of all persons serving a period of ineligibility in Athletics. This includes persons serving a period of ineligibility as a result of national level cases and decisions.

Latest sanctions for Doping and Non-Doping Violations


Complete list of sanctions for Doping and Non-Doping Violations*


*The list of currently suspended persons was last updated on 1 August 2023. Please note that it is intended for information only and should not be relied upon from a legal perspective.

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Name Date of Birth Nationality Role Sex Discipline 1 Discipline 2 Infraction Date Sanction Ineligibile Until Disqualification Period Infraction Type ADRV Rules ADRV Notes Description
SCHERF, Lindsey 18/09/1986 USA Athlete F Long Distance (3000m+) 26/12/2021 4 years ineligibility 06/02/2026 Since 26.12.21 Doping Presence
Exogenous Steroids after IRMS (5αAdiol, 5βAdiol) Out-of-competition test, USA
IRIZARRY, Ana 06/07/1981 USA Athlete F Jumps -- 3 years ineligibility -- Since 19.03.22 Doping Presence
Meldonium In competition test, USATF Masters Indoor Champs
KOSYNSKYI, Dmytro 31/03/1989 UKR Athlete M Throws 20/04/2017 8 years ineligibility 04/07/2025 Since 20.04.17 Doping Presence
Testosterone Out-of-competition test, Brovary, UKR
KOVALENKO, Nazar 09/02/1987 UKR Athlete M Long Distance (3000m+) 12/02/2022 8 years ineligibility (2nd ADRV) 11/02/2030 Since 12.02.22 Doping Presence
Stanozolol Out-of-competition test, in Antalya, TUR
ZEMLYAK, Olha 16/01/1990 UKR Athlete F 200m Sprints (400m or less) 05/07/2016 8 years ineligibility 04/07/2024 Since 05.07.16 Doping Use Use of Testosterone
LUPU, Nataliia 04/11/1987 UKR Athlete F 800m Middle Distance (800m-1500m) 29/07/2016 8 years ineligibility (2nd ADRV) 26/12/2024 From 29.7.16 - 27.12.16 Doping Presence
Exogenous Steroids, Growth Hormone (hGH) Out of competition testing, Brovary, UKR
MAZUR, Vladyslav 21/11/1996 UKR Athlete M Long Jump Jumps 09/07/2021 3 years ineligibility 08/07/2024 Since 09.07.21 Doping Presence
Exogenous Steroids after IRMS (5αAdiol) Out-of-competition test, in Minsk, BLR
BLONSKA, Lyudmila 09/11/1977 UKR Athlete F Heptathlon Combined Events 16/08/2008 Lifetime ban (2nd ADRV) Lifetime ban Since 16-08-08 Doping Presence
Methyltestosterone In competition test, 2008 Olympic Games, Beijing, China
PAVLYSH, Vita 15/01/1969 UKR Athlete F Shot Put Throws 05/03/2004 Lifetime ban (2nd ADRV) Lifetime ban Since 05.03.04 Doping Presence
Stanozolol In competition test, IAAF Wolrd Indoor Championships, Budapest, HUN
PISKUNOV, Vladyslav 07/06/1978 UKR Athlete M Hammer Throws 08/08/2005 Lifetime ban (2nd ADRV) Lifetime ban Since 08.08.05 Doping Presence
Drostanolone In competition test, 10th World Championships, Helsinki, FIN
PIZHANKOVA, Darya 09/01/1990 UKR Athlete F 100m Sprints (400m or less) 14/08/2013 Lifetime ban Lifetime ban Since 14-08-13 Doping Presence
Drostanolone In-competition test, IAAF World Athletic Championships, Moscow, RUS
IBRAHIMOV (IBRAGIMOV), Emіl 01/02/1990 UKR Athlete M Sprints (400m or less) 12/01/2021 3 years ineligibility 19/12/2024 Since 12.01.21 Doping Presence
Exogenous Steroids after IRMS (Testosterone, 5aAdiol, Androsterone, Etiocholanolone) Out-of-competition test, UKR
SERDYUK, Olena 14/11/1981 UKR Athlete F Long Distance (3000m+) 19/07/2018 8 years ineligibility 09/06/2027 Since 19.07.18 Doping Presence
Testosterone, androsterone, etiocholanone, 5aAdiole & 5bAdiol In competition test, “National championships”, Lutsk, UKR
KHAPILINA, Viktoriia 23/04/1992 UKR Athlete F Long Distance (3000m+) 11/10/2020 4 years ineligibility 10/10/2024 Since 11.10.20 Doping Presence
EPO In competition test, Wizz Air Sofia Marathon, Sofia, BUL
MIRA, Mohammed 01/03/1993 UAE Athlete M Long Distance (3000m+) 27/11/2020 4 years ineligibility 16/12/2024 Since 27.11.20 Doping Evasion Evasion In competition test, Cross-Country Championships 2020, Dubai, UAE
YETIS, Riza -- TUR Athlete M 01/11/2014 Lifetime ban from 27/11/2014 Lifetime ban - Doping Trafficking
Administration or Attempted Administration to any Athlete of a Prohibited Substance/ or Method // Trafficking or Attempted Trafficking in any Prohibted Substance or Prohibited Method Administration of a prohibited substance Trafficking
YILDIRIM, Merve 16/05/1991 TUR Athlete F Sprints (400m or less) -- 4 years ineligibility 11/07/2025 Since 24.04.21 Doping Presence
Furosemide In competiton test, at Izmir gaziemir sk Antalya, TUR
ASLAN, Veysi 23/02/1984 TUR Athlete M Long Distance (3000m+) 09/10/2016 8 years ineligibility (2nd ADRV) 18/06/2025 From 09.10.16 Doping Presence
EPO In competition test, International Darica Half Marathon , Darica, TUR
AYDEMIR, Mazlum 19/07/1983 TUR Athlete M Long Distance (3000m+) 29/08/2015 A life-time ineligibility Lifetime ban Since 29-08-2015 to 20-02-17 Doping Presence
Erythropoietin In competition test, track & field 1st league final , Cankiri, TUR & '60th Omer Besim Cross-Country Race' in Istanbul, TUR
AYHAN-KOP, Surreya 06/09/1978 TUR Athlete F 1500m Middle Distance (800m-1500m) 08/09/2007 Lifetime ban (2nd ADRV) Lifetime ban Since 08-09-07 Doping Presence
Stanozolol Out of competition test
MEY, Karin Melis 31/05/1983 TUR Athlete F Long Jump Jumps 20/05/2018 8 years ineligibility (2nd ADRV) 04/09/2026 Since 20.05.18 Doping Presence
Ipamorelin In competiton test, Mersin Turkish Club Ch., Mersin, TUR
Cakir ALPTEKIN, Asli 20/08/1985 TUR Athlete F Cross Country Long Distance (3000m+) 02/02/2017 8 years ineligibility 27/04/2025 Since 02.02.17 Doping Presence
Clomiphene In competition test, Cross internacional das Amendoeiras em Flor , Albufeira, POR
CELIK, Recep 10/06/1983 TUR Athlete M Race Walk Long Distance (3000m+) -- 8 years ineligibility 26/09/2024 From 27.08.11 to 12.05.12 Doping Use Athlete Biological Passport Use or Attempted Use by an Athlete of a Prohibited Substance or a Prohibited Method
MUTLU (OZDEMIR), Semiha 15/03/1987 TUR Athlete F Long Distance (3000m+) 03/12/2019 8 years ineligibility (2nd ADRV) 02/12/2027 Since 03.12.19 Doping Presence
Clenbuterol <5 ng/mL Out-of-competition test, TUR
MUTLUSOY, Erol 16/06/1976 TUR Athlete Support Personnel M Athlete Support Personnel 24/05/2014 Lifetime Ban Lifetime ban NA Doping Administration Administration or Attempted Administration to any Athlete of a Prohibited Substance/ or Method Administration of a prohibited substance
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