In a long overdue move, the California State Athletic Commission has announced that they will adopt WADA Standards when asked to grant a Therapeutic Use Exemption for Testosterone Replacement Therapy. 352 more words
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With all the news running rampant on the ban of Testosterone Replacement Therapy many are trying to get a grasp on what this actually means for fighters like Chael Sonnen and Vitor Belfort. 88 more words
It is with great pleasure that we report that the Nevada State Athletic Commission has banned TRT (testosterone replacement therapy) with immediate effect and that the Brazilian commission followed suit, with Dan Henderson’s application for later this month the last to be allowed. 367 more words
The TRT witch is dead in MMA, and it’s about time.
The big, and surprising, news of this week from the MMA world was the sudden decision by the Nevada State Athletic Commission (and subsequent agreement by the UFC to do the same in jurisdictions where they self-regulate) to issue an outright ban on the use of testosterone-replacement therapy. 320 more words
Well shit went down again…. maybe directly due to Keith Keizer leaving as the head of the Nevada State Athletic Commission. A lot of people said it was a big deal, some said it may change nothing, or things may get worse as far as judging and refereeing goes. 135 more words