Dawson Injures Foot While Training


PARK CITY, Utah Jan. 12, 2005 — World Cup moguls leader Toby Dawson (Vail, CO) was injured during dryland training Tuesday at Lake Placid, N.Y., the U.S. Ski Team announced Wednesday. Dawson will not compete in this weekend's Nature Valley Freestyle Cup, Jan. 14-16, at Lake Placid.

Dawson, winner of last week's World Cup in Mont Tremblant, Canada, broke his right foot during a volleyball exercise with teammates. He will be traveling home to Vail Thursday and will see Dr. Jason Folk at the Steadman/Hawkins Clinic. It is not determined how long Dawson will be out of competition.

Dawson currently leads the World Cup moguls standings and has six career victories.Last week's win was Dawson's first competition since breaking his leg in March 2004.