Eight Year Suspension Imposed On Patrick Sinkewitz

Lausanne, 24 February 2014 - The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has upheld the appeal filed by Nationale Anti-Doping Agentur Deutschland (NADA) against Patrick Sinkewitz. As a consequence, Patrik Sinkewitz is declared ineligible to compete for a period of 8 years. The German Anti-doping Agency had filed an appeal at the CAS to challenge the decision rendered on 19 June 2012 by the German … [Read more...]

Sinkewitz ‘B’ Sample Tests Positive For HGH

BERLIN, April 8, 2011 - The 'B' sample of blood collected during a race in February from banned German cyclist Patrik Sinkewitz has tested positive for the growth hormone. Sinkewitz said on his own website that he was innocent and "ready to prove it". Growth hormone showed up in tests of a blood sample taken from Sinkewitz at the GP di Lugano on February 27, leading to a provisional ban … [Read more...]

Sinkewitz Gets The Sink Thrown At Him By The UCI

GENEVA, March 18, 2011 - World cycling governing body UCI on Friday banned German cyclist Patrik Sinkewitz after finding doping traces in a blood sample collected during a race in February. "Earlier today, the UCI advised German rider Patrik Sinkewitz that he is provisionally suspended," said the International Cycling Union (UCI) in a statement. "The provisional suspension … [Read more...]

Patrik Sinkewitz Plans Post Doping Ban Comeback

BERLIN, Nov 17, 2008 (AFP) - German cyclist Patrik Sinkewitz, who admitted to doping last year, plans to make his comeback in January at the Tour of Majorca riding for Team PSK Whirlpool, it was announced on Monday. "I have signed a one-year contract," the 28-year-old told German television channel TVnews Hessen having joined the Czech Republic-based team and is looking forward to the … [Read more...]