Wednesday 18th October 2017,

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Korea Times: Korean American inducted into skiing hall of fame

posted by Randall

Toby DawsonAn Olympic bronze medalist and a Korean American has been inducted into the US Ski and Snowboard Hall of Fame, reports the Korea Times.

 
Toby Dawson placed in men’s mogul skiing in the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turino. He is currently a coach for the Korean national freestyle skiing team and will be involved in the upcoming winter Olympics in Korea in 2018 as an honorary ambassador.

Dawson was given up for adoption at the age of 3 in Korea and adopted by a family in Colorado

 
His journey to find his birth family was documented in the film Lost & Found.

You can watch highlights of his ski career below followed by Lost and Found.

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