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Banned sprinter offers her example to officials

Updated: May 26, 2005, 9:15 AM ET
Associated Press

OSLO, Norway -- Banned U.S. sprinter Kelli White said other athletes should learn from her mistakes and urged sports officials to keep pace with suppliers of illegal drugs.

White tested positive for performance-enhancing modafinil at the 2003 World Championships in Paris and was stripped of her gold medals in the 100 and 200 meters.

"I regret my decision," White said Thursday at an anti-doping symposium. "I believe I can be made an example of what not to do."

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