June 14, 2013, 10:45 pm
Earlier today the Jamaica Gleaner reported that a female Jamaican Olympic sprint medallist had tested positive for a banned substance. All day, the LetsRun.com messageboard has been buzzing as to who it might be: MB: Female Jamaican Olympic medallist tests positive.
Who might be going down? A big fish or a small fish?
A very big fish.
The Jamaican Gleaner is now reporting that 2004 and 2008 Olympic 200 gold medallist Veronica Campbell-Brown has had her ‘A’ sample test positive for a diuretic from a May 4th meet in Jamaica: It’s VCB… Olympic Medallist Tests Positive For Banned Substance
At the Prefontaine Classic on May 31st, we interviewed Campbell-Brown, who competed collegiately for Arkansas. Our interview with her is embedded below.