TAMPA, Fla. — The 2019 Department of Defense Warrior Games are on the way to Tampa, bringing comedian Jon Stewart, country stars Hunter Hayes and Sara Evans and a parade of wounded warriors in an Olympic-style procession.
Tampa, Fla. – May 27 (video)
Tampa, Fla. – May 27 (video)
TAMPA, Fla. — The Warrior Games is coming to Tampa, and tourism officials believe it could have up to a $5 million impact on the Bay Area.
The Warrior Games, for the first time ever, will be hosted by the U.S. Special Operations Command in Tamp and will have more than 300 wounded, ill or injured active-duty and veteran military athletes compete Friday to Sunday from June 21-30.
TAMPA, Fla. — Tampa will be home this year to the U.S. Department of Defense Warrior Games, which will showcase servicemen and women as well as wounded soldiers competing as they strive to achieve despite their injuries.
TAMPA, Fla. – The Warrior Games are a little more than a month away and the home team is training hard. More than 300 injured or wounded veterans and active duty military members from across the nation are expected to compete in the Olympic-style games, which are sponsored by the Department of Defense.
TAMPA, Fla. – Countless heroes have stepped foot on the quarter-mile track on MacDill Air Force Base, including Lauren Montoya. Most days, the 27-year-old can be seen running laps and building her strength while calming her mind.
April 2, 2019 – Ottawa – National Defence/Canadian Armed Forces. Team Canada has completed its training camp in Victoria, British Columbia, with members prepared to compete at the 2019 Warrior Games. This is the second year that Team Canada will participate in the competition that will take place June 21-30 in Tampa, Florida.
MACDILL AIR FORCE BASE, Tampa, Fla. – Col. Cary Harbaugh, director of the U.S. Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) Warrior Care Program (Care Coalition), is proud to announce the athletes who will represent “Team SOCOM” at the 2019 Department of Defense (DoD) Warrior Games.
Washington– Forty wounded, ill and injured Sailors, Coast Guardsmen and veterans who will represent Team Navy at the 2019 Department of Defense Warrior Games June 21-30 in Tampa, Fla.
ARLINGTON, Va. — The Deputy Chief of Staff for Warrior Care and Transition is proud to announce the 40 wounded, ill and injured Soldiers and veterans who will represent Team Army at the 2019 Department of Defense Warrior Games in Tampa, Florida June 21 — 30 hosted by the U.S. Special Operations Command.
JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO, Texas — The U.S. Air Force Wounded Warrior Program (AFW2) is proud to announce the 2019 Air Force Warrior Games team. Forty primary and ten alternates were selected by a team of coaches and staff at the 6th Annual Air Force Trials on Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada, on March 7. […]
TAMPA — After he was blown off a roof in Afghanistan by a Taliban mortar, Jarrid Collins suffered in pain until doctors finally concluded they would have to remove his left leg below the knee. Collins, 42, who retired as a first sergeant in December after 23 years as an Army Green Beret, didn’t spend […]
MACDILL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. – On a bright, beautiful south Florida day the city of Tampa and U.S. Special Operations Command announced that March 14 is 100 days away from the DoD Warrior Games. More than 300 wounded, ill or injured active-duty and veteran military athletes come to Tampa Bay June 21-30 to compete […]
Video interview of Army Col. Cary Harbaugh on Great Day Live, Tampa, March 12, 2019
Interview of Jon Stewart, Warrior Games emcee and athletes along the Gasparilla Parade Route, Jan. 26, 2019.
TAMPA (WFLA) – On the White House web page, President Barack Obama reflects on meeting U.S. Army Ranger Cory Remsburg for the first time. They met in 2009 in Normandy, France. Remsburg stood straight and tall with fellow members of his elite combat group.
In a little more than six months, some 300 adaptive sports athletes from around the military and about 1,000 of their family members will converge on Tampa to take part in the Defense Department’s Warrior Games.
U.S. Special Operations Command, which synchronizes the global war on terror, is gearing up for a new mission. The command is working to make sure the Department of Defense Warrior Games, which are coming to Tampa next year between June 21 and June 30, are a big success.
Warrior Games: U.S. Army Major James Pradke (FOX21-TV)
Knight to compete in warrior games (Air Force 45th Space Wing)
Local veterans prepare for Warrior Games at Destin Aquatic Center (Northwest Florida Daily News )