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February 19, 2015

Athletics Kenya would like to confirm that the Federation has sanctioned the athlete Julia Mumbi Muraga following the Sample collection which she provided during the Rhein Energie Marathon on 14th September 2014 in Cologne, Germany which  revealed the presence of prohibited substance Erythropoietin (EPO).


The athlete was found guilty of a doping offense in reference to IAAF Rule 40.2 and a two (2) year sanction has been imposed on her. The sanction is effective from 14th September 2014.


In reference to IAAF Rule 40.1 the results for the last competition which is the Rhein Energie Marathon in Cologne, Germany on 14th September 2014, have been canceled. In addition the athlete will forfeit all titles, awards, medals, points, prize and appearance money from this race.

Athletics Kenya

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