Warrior Games


Sun May 12, 2013
NPR Story

Back From Brink Of Death, Corpsman Tackles 'Warrior Games'

Originally published on Sun May 12, 2013 4:55 am

Three years ago, Navy corpsman Angelo Anderson was shot in his arm and leg in Afghanistan and he thought he was going to die. Sunday, he's competing at the fourth-annual Warrior Games in Colorado, along with more than 200 wounded service members. Eric Whitney of Colorado Public radio has this profile of Anderson, who credits the paralympic-style competition with restoring him physically and mentally.


Mon April 30, 2012

U.S. Paralympics Chief: Sport Comes Full Circle with Warrior Games, London Games in 2012

Army National Guardsman Sgt. Kisha Makerney, waits for the ball to come her way during a Warrior Games volleyball match May 11, 2010, at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colo.
Army Sgt. 1st Class Michael J. Carden DoD

Wounded troops from all five military branches will compete in sports like swimming, cycling and sitting volleyball during the Third Annual Warrior Games in Colorado Springs this week.

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Mon April 30, 2012

Warrior Games Kick Off Today in Colorado Springs

U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Daniel Hathorne accepts the Ultimate Champion award at the Warrior Games at the U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, Colo. May 14, 2010.
DoD photo by Fred W. Baker III