July 3, 2008
At least he accepted it as fact (or is that too bold an assumption?) and didn’t ask for a hearing. He got 2 years. It’s sad as he had some great results in the period in question, and it’s doubtful that the steroids themselves had as powerful an effect as the placebo value alone.
Australian domestic cyclist Hilton McMurdo has been handed a two year sanction by Cycling Australia (CA) for his use of anabolic steroids. The Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) yesterday acknowledged CA’s decision to sanction McMurdo for the doping violation.