Contact: David Evans
AutoTrader.com/Toyota/Yamaha Team Media Relations
Weston Peick Injury Update
HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. (Jan. 13, 2015) – While racing in a podium position during the final laps of the Phoenix, Ariz. round of the 2015 Monster Energy AMA Supercross Championship AutoTrader.com/Toyota/Yamaha Team rider Weston Peick suffered a broken bone in his foot after casing a triple jump. Despite the pain, he still managed a career best fourth place finish, and sits fifth in series points after two of 17 events.
An initial evaluation at the Asterisk Mobile Medical Center determined there was a break, and a subsequent MRI and further analysis led to Peick having a screw inserted to stabilize the broken bone. Peick is determined to try his best to race this Sat., Jan. 17 at Angel Stadium in Anaheim, Calif. Fox Sports One will air the event live starting at 10:00 p.m. (EST).