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 Decision
26 November 2018 Henry Boyhan Rugby Union Possession of a prohibited substance, trafficking or attempted trafficking of a prohibited substance Clenbuterol, dianabol (metandienone) 4 years 21 September 2017 20 September 2021 NZ Rugby Union Judicial Committee
26 November 2018 Paratene Edwards Rugby Union Possession and use or attempted use of a prohibited substance Dianabol, sustanon, clenbuterol 4 years 21 September 2017 20 September 2021 NZ Rugby Union Judicial Committee
26 November 2018 Shane Laurence Rugby Union Possession and use or attempted use of a prohibited substance Clenbuterol, Testosterone enanthate, and nolvadex (tamoxifen) 2 years and 6 months 26 April 2018 25 October 2020 NZ Rugby Union Judicial Committee
26 November 2018 Nathaniel Walker Rugby Union Possession and use or attempted use of a prohibited substance Clenbuterol 2 years 9 October 2017 8 October 2019 NZ Rugby Union Judicial Committee
22 November 2018 Sam Barton Rugby Union Possession and use or attempted use of a prohibited substance Clenbuterol 4 years 9 June 2018 8 June 2022 NZ Rugby Union Judicial Committee
15 November 2018 Shanan Kapene Rugby Union Possession and use or attempted use of a prohibited substance Testosterone enanthate, clenbuterol and tamoxifen 2 years 15 August 2017 14 August 2019 NZ Rugby Union Judicial Committee
29 October 2018 Hayden Blackley Rugby League Possession and use or attempted use of a prohibited substance Clenbuterol 2 years 15 October 2017 14 October 2019 Sports Tribunal of NZ
16 October 2018 Zane Hopman Martial Arts Possession and use or attempted use of a prohibited substance Testosterone propionate, trenbolone acetate and tamoxifen 2 years 25 September 2017 24 September 2019 Sports Tribunal of NZ
11 October 2018 Kael McEnteer Rugby League Possession and use or attempted use of a prohibited substance Clenbuterol 2 years 14 September 2017 13 September 2019 Sports Tribunal of NZ
27 August 2018 Harrisyn Jones Cricket Possession and use or attempted use of a prohibited substance Clenbuterol 2 years 24 May 2017 23 May 2019 Sports Tribunal of NZ
27 August 2018 Nicholas Byrne Cycling Presence of a prohibitive substance Androsterone, etiocholanone & testosterone 4 years 20 April 2018 19 April 2022

Sports Tribunal of NZ

26 July 2018 Richard Brougham Hockey Posession and use or attempted use of a prohibited substance Clenbuterol, Nandrolone and Dianabol (or Metandienone) 2 years 20 September 2017 19 September 2019 Sports Tribunal of NZ
25 July 2018 Brendon Keenan Athletics Possession and use or attempted use of a prohibited substance Erythropoietin (EPO) 4 years 7 September 2017 6 September 2021 Sports Tribunal of NZ
30 June 2018 Tukiterangi Raimona Rugby Union Possession and use or attempted use of a prohibited substance Metandienone 2 years 28 May 2017 27 May 2019 NZ Rugby Judicial Committee
8 June 2018 Brandyn Laursen Rugby Union Possession and use or attempted use of a prohibited substance Clenbuterol 2 years 4 June 2017 3 June 2019 NZ Rugby Judicial Committee
30  June 2018 Lionel Skipwith Rugby Union Possession and use or attempted use of a prohibited substance Clenbuterol 2 years 26 September 2017 25 September 2019 NZ Rugby Judicial Committee
5 July 2018 Dylan Turner Powerlifting Presence of a prohibited substance GW1516 4 years 21 April 2018 20 April 2022 Sports Tribunal of NZ
May 2018 Withheld Rugby Union Possession and use or attempted use of a prohibited substance Clenbuterol 4 years 1 August 2017 31 July 2021 NZ Rugby Judicial Committee
18-May-2018 Michael Strickland Rugby League Possession and use or attempted use of a prohibited substance Clenbuterol 2 years 27 May 2017 26 May 2019 Sports Tribunal of NZ
08-May-2018 Karl Murray Cycling Presence of a prohibited substance Clenbuterol 8 years 11-May-2017 10-May-2025 Sports Tribunal of NZ
16-Apr-2018 Aroha Nuku Rugby Union Presence of a prohibited substance Methamphetamine and D-amphetamine /Dextroamphetamine 2 years 22-Sept-2017 21-Sept-2019 NZ Rugby Judicial Committee
2-Apr-2018 Kalib Hamiora Whakataka Rugby Union Possession and use or attempted use of a prohibited substance Clenbuterol 2 years 17-Jul-2017 16-July-2019 NZ Rugby Judicial Committee
16-Mar-2018 Nohorua Parata Rugby League Complicity N/A 1 year 30-Nov-2018 29-Nov-2019 Sports Tribunal of NZ
Feb-2018 Jacob Nield Rugby Union Possession of a prohibited substance Clenbuterol 4 years 5 Feb 2017 4-Feb-2021 NZ Rugby Judicial Committee
16-Jan-2018 Siliga Kepaoa Rugby League Presence of a prohibited substance Higenamine 18 months 19-Sept-2017 18-Mar-2019 Sports Tribunal of NZ
21-Dec-2017 Ben Qauqau-Dodds Rugby Union Possession and use or attempted use of a prohibited substance Metandienone 2 years 31-July-2017 30-July-2019 NZ Rugby Judicial Committee
21-Dec-2017 Glen Robertson Rugby Union Possession and use or attempted use of a prohibited substance Clenbuterol 4 years 3-Feb-2017 2-Feb-2021 NZ Rugby Judicial Committee
21-Dec-2017 Zoey Berry Rugby Union Possession and use or attempted use of a prohibited substance Clenbuterol 4 years 31-July-2017 30-July-2021 NZ Rugby Judicial Committee
21-Dec-2017 Chris Ware Cricket Possession and use or attempted use of a prohibited substance Clenbuterol 2 years 1-Jan-2017 31-Dec-2018 Sports Tribunal of NZ
15-Dec-2017 Karl Murray Cycling Participating in the sport of cycling when subject to a period of ineligibility   Restart of 2 year ban 15-Dec-2017 14-Dec-2019 Court of Arbitration for Sport
15-Dec-2017 Gareth Dawson Basketball Presence of a prohibited substance (2nd offence) Higenamine 4 years 31-July-2017 30-July-2021 Sports Tribunal of NZ
8-Dec-2017 Mitchell Frear Ice Hockey Possession and use or attempted use of a prohibited substance Clenbuterol 2 years 1-Jan-2017 31-Dec-2018 Sports Tribunal of NZ
8-Dec-2017 Lachlan Frear Ice Hockey Possession and use or attempted use of a prohibited substance Clenbuterol 2 years 1-Jan-2017 31-Dec-2018 Sports Tribunal of NZ
4-May-2016 Andrew Burne Rugby Use, possession and trafficking prohibited substance Dianabol 6 years 23-Dec-2015 23-Dec-2021 NZ Rugby Judiciary
24-Jun-2015 Andrew Ciancio Weightlifting Six violations   8 years 4-Jun-2014 4-Jun-2022 Sports Tribunal of NZ

28-Nov-2014

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

1-Jan-2014

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

Cannabis

 

10 years

20-Oct-2009 20-Oct-2019 Sports Tribunal of NZ
31-Jan-2012 Rodney Newman Powerlifting Five violations   Lifetime ban 31-Jan-2012 Lifetime ban Sports Tribunal of NZ