Warrior Games News

USSOCOM Announces 2019 DoD Warrior Games Team

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.

Navy Wounded Warrior – Safe Harbor Announces 2019 Team Navy

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.

Army Warrior Care and Transition Announces Members of Team Army for 2019 DOD Warrior Games

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.

AF announces 2019 Warrior Games team line-up

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. […]

The Warrior Games are coming

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 […]

USSOCOM and the city of Tampa mark 100 days from the 2019 Warrior Games

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 […]

National Wounded Warrior Games set to take place in Tampa

Video interview of Army Col. Cary Harbaugh on Great Day Live, Tampa, March 12, 2019

Jon Stewart at Gasparilla Parade 2019

Interview of Jon Stewart, Warrior Games emcee and athletes along the Gasparilla Parade Route, Jan. 26, 2019.

Wounded Warriors participate in Tampa’s Gasparilla parade

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.

SOCOM and Tampa gearing up for Defense Department’s Warrior Games, coming here in June

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.

SOCOM rolls out plans for 2019 Warrior Games in Tampa

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.

Plans coming together for 2019 Warrior Games in Tampa

TAMPA (FOX 13) – It’s official: Tampa Bay will host the 2019 Warrior Games.  More than 300 wounded or injured service members and veterans will compete.  They’ll arrive with their families and coaches in late June. The games will take place June 21 to 30, 2019. 

USSOCOM announces the 2019 DoD Warrior Games

In a press conference held at SOFWERX in historic Ybor City, U.S. Special Operations Command proudly announced the command and the city of Tampa will host the 2019 DoD Warrior Games to be held June 21-30, 2019. Tampa Bay was selected by the DoD because of the supportive relationship between the military and the greater […]