In the wake of numerous failed drug tests, the
A handful of athletes from the island nation -- including marquee sprinters Asafa Powell, Veronica Campbell-Brown and Sherone Simpson -- have recently tested positive for performance-enhancing drugs.
If the situation continues to worsen,
The former executive director of the Jamaica Anti-Doping Commission has said that her country's program for keeping athletes clean is inadequate and blamed politicians and adminstrators for turning a blind eye.
"They believe Jamaica does not have a problem," Renee Anne Shirley told the Telegraph in Great Britain.
Shirley quit her post earlier this year and voiced concerns in a
"WADA expects the concerns to be addressed urgently and appropriately," the agency said in a statement.