Athletes currently serving bans due to anti-doping offences

Below is a list of all New Zealand athletes currently serving bans due to cases taken by Drug Free Sport NZ.

Date of decision Name Sport Rule violation Substance Sanction Ban commenced Ban ends
4-April-2017 Adam King Cricket Use and possession of prohibited substances Nandrolone, Testosterone, Tamoxifen, Anastrozole 2 years 1-May-2016  1-May-2018
3-Feb-2017 Travell Ngatoko Rugby League Presence of a prohibited substance Cannabis 6 months 3-Nov-2016 3-May-2017
3-Feb-2017 Stacey Mikara Rugby League Presence of a prohibited substance Cannabis 6 months 3-Nov-2016 3-May-2017
19-Dec-2016 Mendrado Catoto Powerlifting Presence of prohibited substance Methylhexanemine 1 year 6-August-2016 6-August-2017
10-Nov-2016 Adam Jowsey Rugby Use and possession of a prohibited substance Clenbuterol 2 years 1-Feb-2016 1-Feb-2018
4-May-2016 Andrew Burne Rugby Use, possession and trafficking prohibited substance Dianabol 6 years 23-Dec-2015 23-Dec-2021
23-Mar-2016 Mark Spessot Cycling Presence of prohibited substances Prednisone and Terbutaline 2 years 19-Sept-2015 19-Sept-2017
24-Jun-2015 Andrew Ciancio Weightlifting Six violations   8 years 4-Jun-2014 4-Jun-2022

28-Nov-2014

Daniel Milne Weightlifting Attempted trafficking in, and possession of, prohibited substances Steroids 6 years

1-Jan-2014

1-Jan-2020
1-Mar-2010 Vince Whare Rugby League Presence of a prohibited substance (third offence)

Cannabis

 

10 years

20-Oct-2009 20-Oct-2019
31-Jan-2012 Rodney Newman Powerlifting Five violations   Lifetime ban 31-Jan-2012 Lifetime ban