• U.S. Sprinter Sha'Carri Richardson Will Miss Olympics After Testing Positive for Marijuana

    1 month ago - By Hypebeast

    Track star Sha'Carri Richardson has been suspended from the U.S. Olympic Team after THC was found in her system after a recent drug test. The 21-year-old ran the 100 meters in 10.86 seconds which put the USA in contention for a gold medal at this year's 2021 Tokyo Olympics. As Marijuana is prohibited by both USADA and WADA , Richardson's qualifying times have been cleared from the records, moving every sprinter below her time up one spot. Richardson commented that her use of Marijuana was due to the pain she felt after losing her mother just before the trials, following up with the tweet...
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  • Sha'Carri Richardson Speaks Out After Testing Positive For Marijuana

    Sha'Carri Richardson Speaks Out After Testing Positive For Marijuana

    1 month ago - By Essence

    By D'Shonda Brown · July 2, 2021July 2, 2021 The sports world was sent into a frenzy when news broke of Sha'Carri Richardson ‘s suspension following her testing positive for marijuana shortly after qualifying for the 2021 Tokyo Olympics and learning about the passing of her biological mother.On June 19, the Dallas, TX native won the women's 100-meter race at the U.S. Olympic Track and Field Trials in Eugene, Oregon, with a time of 10.86 seconds. According to TODAY Show, “a U.S. Olympic source told NBC News that Richardson failed the test after her win, with her testing positive for THC.”...
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  • Sha'Carri Richardson Explains She Turned to Marijuana After Mom's Death

    Sha'Carri Richardson Explains She Turned to Marijuana After Mom's Death

    1 month ago - By TMZ

    Track star Sha'Carri Richardson took responsibility for taking to weed which is a violation of Olympic rules, but goes on to say she did it after suffering emotional trauma. Sha'Carri appeared on "Today" Friday and said squarely, "I want to take...
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