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pole vaulter Cole Walsh (USA) has tested positive for the cannabis active ingredient THC and was approved by his national anti-doping agency for been blocked for three months. The sample from the 24-year-old, Doha World Championship tenth, was taken during a meeting in Cottbus on January 29. Since Walsh "has successfully completed a marijuana awareness program," the USADA halved the ban to three months, a statement said.
Walsh attributed the positive test to "a candy bar with THC" that he had eaten in order to sleep better on a flight. He did not expect the amount to be sufficient for a test result, he wrote on social media.
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