The U.S. sprinter immediately withdrew from competition, cooperated with authorities and, eventually, accepted a one-year ban.
Now, it seems, he is going a step further.
Gay is returning approximately $500,000 in prize money he earned at events while using a banned anabolic steroid, according to The Telegraph. The money is headed to five
"I can confirm the money is already on its way back from Gay's agent," Ed Warner, chairman of British Athletics, was quoted as saying. "They are aware their contract said the money was returnable if there was a doping violation but [agent] Mark Wetmore was on the case before we got on to it."
Gay, one of the three fastest 100-meter runners in history behind