Mon, December 19, 2022

World Athletics v Mark Otieno Odhiambo


  • Sport: Athletics
  • Issue: Arbitration
  • Type: Anti-Doping
  • Tribunal: Conny Jörneklint, Anna Bordiugova, Nyoh Mathias Dinga
  • Decision date: 07 December 2022
  • Outcome: 2 years ineligibility

Decision Details

A decision in the case of World Athletics against Mark Otieno Odhiambo has been issued by the Disciplinary Tribunal. 

On 1 August 2022, the AIU issued Mr Odhiambo with a Notice of Charge for committing an Anti-Doping Rule Violation for the presence of a Prohibited Substance. 

The Disciplinary Tribunal, consisting of Conny Jörneklint (Chair), Anna Bordiugova and Nyoh Mathias Dinga determined that an Anti-Doping Rule Violation had been established pursuant to Article 2.1 of the ADR and as a result, a two (2) year period of Ineligibility was imposed. All results from 24 June 2021 until 31 July 2021 were disqualified. 

Sport Resolutions is the independent secretariat to the World Athletics Disciplinary Tribunal. 

A copy of the full decision can be accessed via the related documents tab on the right-hand side.