DRUG TESTING 

  • The USBF covers ALL drug testing fees (athletes have no out of pocket expenses for drug testing).

  • Lab results for specimens collected will be provided to athletes.

  • Urine testing will be performed for ALL Pros who place in the money as well as amateur winners.

  • "Out of season" drug testing WILL BE DONE to preserve the integrity of our sport.                 

  • Failed drug tests will be made public.

BANNED SUBSTANCE LIST 

Anabolic Agents (including fragments, metabolites, and releasing factors) – Cannot be used within 7 years of the event

Including, but not limited to (some trade names shown in parenthesis):
1-Androstendiol
1-Androstendione
1-Testosterone
19-Norandrostenedione
4-Hydroxytestosterone
6a-Methylandrostendione
Androstendiol
Androstendione
Bolasterone
Boldenone (Equipoise)
Calusterone
Clenbuterol
Clostebol
Danazol
Dehydrochlormethyltestosterone
Desoxymethyltestosterone
DHEA (aka androstenolone) (*Note "7-Keto-DHEA" is different than "DHEA" and is not banned)
Drostanolone
Estra-4,9-dien-3,17-dione
Fluoxymesterone
Formebolone
Formestane
Furazabol
Halodrol
Mestanolone
Mesterolone
Methandriol
Methandrostenolone (Dianabol)
Methasterone (Superdrol)
Methenolone (Primobolan)
Methyl-1-testosterone
Methyltestosterone
Mibolerone
Nandrolone (Deca-Durabolin)
Norclostebol
Norethandrolone
Oxabolone
Oxandrolone (Anavar)
Oxymesterone
Oxymetholone (Anadrol)
Prostanozol
Stanozolol
Stenbolone (Winstrol)
Testosterone
Trenbolone
 

Prescription-grade Stimulants and Weight-Loss Substances – Cannot be used within 6 months of the event

Including, but not limited to:
Amphetamines
Cocaine
Methamphetamine
Methylphenidate
Modafinil
Phentermine
 

Prescription-Grade Diuretics & Masking Agents Used for Competition Purposes – Cannot be used within 1 Week of the event

Including, but not limited to:
Acetazolamide
Amiloride
Bendroflumethiazide
Bumetanide
Canrenone
Chlorothiazide
Chlorthalidone
Clopamide
Cyclothiazide
Dichlorphenamide
Ethacrynic acid
Furosemide (Lasix)
Hydrochlorothiazide (aka HCT or HCTZ)
Hydroflumethiazide
Spironolactone
Triamterene
 

Miscellaneous

Prescription-Grade Anti-Estrogens (including, but not limited to, Arimidex (anastrozole), Clomid, Nolvadex (tamoxifen), and hCG (human chorionic gonadotropin) (disallowed for a period of 7 years prior to event)
Synthol (disallowed for a period of 7 years prior to participation in event).
Peptide Hormones (e.g., HGH, IGF) (disallowed for a period of 7 years prior to participation in event).
Selective Androgen Receptor Modulators (SARMs) (disallowed for a period of 7 years prior to participation in event).
Growth Hormone Releasing Hormone (GHRH)/Growth Hormone-Releasing Peptides (GHRPs) (disallowed for a period of 7 years prior to participation in event).

Urine test lab reports showing only a testosterone/epitestosterone (T/E) ratio above 6.0 are considered a failed test unless competitors exercise the option of having isotope ratio mass spectrometry (IRMS) analyses performed on their sample and those results show no exogenous testosterone was detected.

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