Veronica Campbell Brown cleared to resume career – report

(Jamaica Observer) ST JAMES, Jamaica — Jamaica’s multi Olympic and World Championships gold medallists Veronica Campbell Brown has been cleared to resume her track and field career OBSERVER ONLINE has learned.

The Court of Arbitration in Sports (CAS) cleared Campbell Brown“100 per cent of any wrong doing” according to a source close to the situation.

Other sources told OBSERVER ONLINE that Campbell Brown had been suspended by the IAAF for two years but she appealed to CAS and was cleared.

The 16-time medallist tested positive for a banned substance at the Jamaica International invitational last year May and has been side-lined ever since.

She missed the IAAF World Championships in Moscow Russia last August.

 

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