Dwight Phillips is out of Olympic Trials, from Caroline Feith, note by Larry Eder

Dwight Phillips, 2011 WC Daegu, photo by PhotoRun.net

Caroline Feith, manager for Dwight Phillips, the four time World Championship gold medalist at the long jump, and 2004 Olympic Champion at the long jump, will not be competing in the 2012 US Olympic Trials next week.

Here is the statement from Caroline Feith:

Reigning World Champion and 2004 Olympic Champion Dwight Phillips, will not compete in the US Olympic Trials next week in Eugene, due to injury.

Dwight Phillips is aiming to come back even stronger and will be part of the USA team next year for the World Championships in Moscow.

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