July 2013 Special Report -  

7/1/2013 12:00 AM 

 National News Landing Rollup

6/28/2013

Army wheelchair basketball team – third straight gold medal

Two years ago, the U.S Army ran away with the wheelchair basketball gold medal, defeating the Marine Corps, 44-19, at the 2011 Warrior Games presented by Deloitte.

6/28/2013

Wounded, injured, ill service members compete in Warrior Games

The official start of the 2013 Warrior Games began when Navy Lt. Bradley Snyder, with the help of Prince Harry and Olympian Missy Franklin, lit the official cauldron May 11 at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colo.

6/28/2013

Gold medalist Maj. John Arbino found inspiration in adaptive sports

On a sunny Friday afternoon, Maj. John Arbino, sitting in a modified sports wheelchair, pushed himself up a ramp to the uppermost level of a parking deck. With the bright blue sky overhead, he turned around and sped back to the bottom.

6/28/2013

Guardsman Spc. Jon Brancheau competes in archery, shooting events

Nearly 200 wounded, ill or injured service members from all service branches have gathered at the Air Force Academy to show their team and individual competitive spirits at the 2013 Warrior Games.

6/28/2013

IED victim Robbins honors mother by competing in Warrior Games

On Mother’s Day 2013, the mothers of many service members did not get to see their sons or daughters who are on deployments far from home.