Athlete Safety and the Integrity of U.S. Sport

U.S. Sen. Roger Wicker, R-Miss., chairman of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, will convene a hearing titled, “Athlete Safety and the Integrity of U.S. Sport,” at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, February 5, 2020. The hearing will examine issues under the committee’s sports jurisdiction, including protecting the health and safety of American athletes and enhancing the integrity of U.S. sports. 


  • Ms. Ju’Riese Colón, Chief Executive Officer, U.S. Center for SafeSport
  • Mr. Tory Lindley, President, National Athletic Trainers’ Association
  • Mr. Travis Tygart, Chief Executive Officer, U.S. Anti-Doping Agency

*Witness list subject to change

Hearing Details:

Wednesday, February 5, 2020
10:00 a.m.
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation

This hearing will take place in the Hart Senate Office Building 216. Witness testimony, opening statements, and a live video of the hearing will be available on


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Majority Statement

  • Chairman Roger Wicker

Minority Statement

  • Ranking Member Maria Cantwell


  • Ms. Ju’Riese Colón

    Chief Executive Officer
    U.S. Center for SafeSport
  • Mr. Tory Lindley

    National Athletic Trainers’ Association
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  • Mr. Travis Tygart

    Chief Executive Officer
    U.S. Anti-Doping Agency
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