Wounded Warriors will spend this week at Eglin Air Force Base and Hurlburt, training for the upcoming 2018 Warrior Games.
The Air Force will host the 2018 U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) Warrior Games June 1-9 at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo. Approximately 300 wounded, ill and injured service members and veterans will participate in the competition. The athletes will represent the United States Army, Marine Corps, Navy, Air Force, and Special Operations Command. Athletes from the U.K. Armed Forces, Australian Defence Force and Canadian Armed Forces will also compete.