Court of arbitration for sport (CAS) in Lausanne acquitted the Swiss rider Nadja Peter Steiner in the case of doping. About this 26 Jun told the British edition of equestrianism Horse and Hound.
Positive was the doping test taken from horses Steiner in October 2017. In the samples revealed a derivative of tramadol. In this regard, the international equestrian Federation (FEI) disqualified the rider before may 21, 2021 and fined 7500 Swiss francs (211 thousand UAH).
In February 2020, Steiner suggested that tramadol was in the body of her horse after she licked his hand one of people. This version of the FEI did not believe, and made the decision on disqualification. In March, the athlete appealed the decision of the FEI in CAS.
Court of arbitration for sport agreed with a different version of Steiner her horse eating hay, which is on the road to Morocco peed driver, took tramadol for the pain in the back. The driver himself confessed to his actions when talking about the fact that he could be the reason for a positive test for doping.
FEI and Steiner, have reached an agreement on the termination of the suspension.