July 9, 2017
Navy Takes Gold in Sitting Volleyball Final at DoD Warrior Games
In a hard-fought matchup for the sitting volleyball gold medal at the 2017 Department of Defense Warrior Games at the United Center in Chicago, Navy topped Army, 25-20 and 25-23.
July 8, 2017
Service Dogs Provide Care, Support for DoD Warrior Games Athletes
About 265 wounded, ill and injured service members and veterans have been competing in the 2017 Department of Defense Warrior Games. But most of them would tell you the stars of the games have been the athletes' service dogs.
Warrior Games Help Marine Athlete Recover, Provide Joy for Family
For Marine Corps Staff Sgt. Danielle Pothoof, adaptive sports and her participation in the 2017 Department of Defense Warrior Games have helped to keep her and her family happy.
Army Takes Gold from Navy in DoD Warrior Games Wheelchair Final
Medically retired Army Sgt. Jhoonar Barrera sank a free throw with 23.5 seconds remaining on the clock to seal a 56-55 Army victory over Navy in the wheelchair basketball final during the 2017 Department of Defense Warrior Games.
July 7, 2017
Ambassadors, Coaches Support DoD Warrior Games Athletes
Military members and veterans competing at the 2017 Department of Defense Warrior Games are getting support from former athletes and service members who are serving as coaches and ambassadors.
Cyclists Race for More Than Medals at DoD Warrior Games
With no breeze and the heat bearing down, cyclists battle it out for the medal podium, but most said the 2017 Department of Defense Warrior Games is more about teamwork.
July 6, 2017
Adaptive Sports, Service Dog Aid Airman in Recovery
A medically retired airman competing in the 2017 Department of Defense Warrior Games credits his participation in adaptive sports and his service dog with helping him learn to live instead of just surviving.
Sailor Honors Fallen Comrades With Gold Medal Wins at Warrior Games
After joining the Navy 20 years ago and attending basic training at nearby Naval Station Great Lakes, Navy Lt. Cmdr. Ramesh Haytasingh is excited to end his military career in Chicago as he competes in the 2017 Department of Defense Warrior Games.
July 5, 2017
Soldier Represents Team, Women at Warrior Games
Proud to represent the Army and female service members, Army veteran Michelle Sanchez breaks personal records and aims for gold during the 2017 Department of Defense Warrior Games.
Sailor Shows Son Sportsmanship, Camaraderie of DoD Warrior Games
The 2017 Defense Department Warrior Games are about showing his son perseverance, sportsmanship and camaraderie for Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Rumulo Urtula.
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