The International Powerlifting Federation (IPF) announced today that Nicola D’Ambrosio from Italy received a four-year sanction for an anti-doping rule violation. The athlete’s urine sample, collected in-competition on 12 March 2022, revealed the presence of Stanozolol which is listed in Section S1.1 of the WADA Prohibited List as an Anabolic Androgenic Steroid.
The athlete’s period of ineligibility will conclude on 01 April 2026. Until that time, the Athlete is subject to a prohibition against participation purusant to Article 10.4.1 of the IPF Anti-Doping Rules.
The list of athletes currently sanctioned by the IPF is available through the IPF’s Sanction Registry.