Del Olmo case closure 19/12/2001 Appeal against sanction ID 455
The Spanish authority closed Del Olmo's case due to a lack of certainty over the threshold required for a positive in the EPO test, the threshold having been set by the laboratory rather than any enacted rules.
Teams and people
- Del Olmo cleared of EPO charge; further questions surround EPO test, VeloNews, 20/12/2001
- Spanish Cycling federation suspends investigation into del Olmo, Cyclingnews.com, 20/12/2001