Current sanctions

Below is a list of all New Zealand athletes currently serving bans due to anti-doping offence cases taken by DFSNZ.

Date of Decision Name Sport Rule violation Substance Sanction Ban commenced Ban ends Decision
Oct 11, 2021 Madhi Namdari Wrestling Presence and Use or attempted use of a Prohibited Substance Stanozolol 3 years May 11, 2021 May 11, 2024 Sports Tribunal of NZ
Dec 18, 2020 Sean Winters Powerlifting Presence of a prohibited substance Octodrine and its metabolite heptaminol 1 years 11 month(s) Jul 19, 2020 Jul 18, 2022 Sports Tribunal of New Zealand (PDF)
Jul 12, 2019 Hinewai Pouwhare-Anderson Powerlifting Presence of a prohibited substance. Clenbuterol 4 years Apr 13, 2019 Apr 13, 2023 Sports Tribunal of NZ (PDF)
Nov 22, 2018 Sam Barton Rugby Union Possession and use or attempted use of a prohibited substance. Clenbuterol 3 years 11 month(s) Jun 9, 2018 Jun 8, 2022 NZ Rugby Union Judicial Committee (PDF)
May 8, 2018 Karl Murray Cycling Presence of a prohibited substance Clenbuterol 7 years 11 month(s) May 11, 2017 May 10, 2025 Sports Tribunal of NZ (PDF)
Jun 24, 2015 Andrew Ciancio Weightlifting Six violations 8 years Jun 4, 2014 Jun 4, 2022 Sports Tribunal of NZ (PDF)
Jan 31, 2012 Rodney Newman Powerlifting Five violations 0 days Sports Tribunal of NZ (PDF)