Possible Responses to the Assertion

Upon receiving the notice, the Athlete have the following options:

1. Promptly admit the charge and accept all consequences

2. Accept the charge, but no agreement as to consequences
   icon-chevron-right Request the Hong Kong Anti-Doping Disciplinary Panel to determine the consequences or convene a hearing

3. Deny the charge 
   icon-chevron-right Have the case referred to the Hong Kong Anti-Doping Disciplinary Panel and be determined at a hearing

4. Request the B Sample to be analyze

5. Request copies of the Sample laboratory documentation package

6. Voluntarily accept a Provisional Suspension before a decision is made (if a Specified Substance is found in the sample)

7. Provide an adequate explanation in order to avoid the mandatory provisional suspension (if a Non-Specified Substance is found in the sample).