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World Athletics v Ruth Jebet

March 04, 2020

World Athletics v Ruth Jebet

A decision in the matter of World Athletics* v Ms Ruth Jebet has been issued by the Disciplinary Tribunal.

On 20th February 2018 Ms Jebet was charged by the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) for violations of the IAAF Anti-Doping Rules, namely Article 2.1 Presence of a Prohibited Substance or its Metabolites or Markers in an Athlete’s Sample and Article 2.2 Use or Attempted Use by an Athlete of a Prohibited Substance or a Prohibited Method.

The panel, consisting of Michael Beloff QC, Monty Hacker and Dennis Koolaard found that the Athlete had committed an anti-doping rule violation pursuant to Article 2.1 of the 2017 IAAF Anti-Doping Rules and imposed a four-year period of ineligibility. 

The secretariat to the Disciplinary Tribunal is managed by Sport Resolutions.

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

To go to the AIU's website please click here.

*formerly known as the IAAF

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