Communication of sanctions: Yvette Corniaux from France

French archer Yvette Corniaux has been suspended under clean sport rules.

The athlete was found in violation of Article 2.1 of the World Archery Anti-Doping Rules after testing positive for the prohibited substance hydrochlorothiazide, which belongs to the diuretics and masking agents class of the World Anti-Doping Agency prohibited list.

The sanctions imposed are as follows:

  • Disqualification of all prizes, points and medals obtained since 30 January 2021.
  • A six-month suspension until 14 May 2022.

For more information on World Archery’s clean sport regulations, read our beginner’s guide to anti-doping in archery.