September 28, 2018

Battle of Mogadishu:

Let us remember our fallen as the anniversary of the Battle of Mogadishu approaches. Yes, let us bow our heads and say a prayer for friends and family members but let us also think of other ways that we can honor them, whether its running/walking/biking a mile, perform a wor...

June 6, 2017

Wounded warriors finding new purpose and achievement through athletics

Special Operations Bionic Warriors is a nonprofit that strives to enhance the quality of life through sport and athletics, for U.S. Special Operations veterans whose lives have been affected by wounds, injuries or illness.


April 29, 2016

Life is indeed a journey. For CSM Bryan Weideman this includes a bicycle trip on the Trans America Bike trial from Yorktown, Virginia to his home in Oregon. This endeavor is his prescription for accomplishing the transition from a long distinguished career. Operation Coming Home (OCH) has a dep...

Onboard GoPro cameras capture Anthony Radetic's ride in the P1 AquaX USA races in St. Cloud, August 2nd 2015.  Anthony Radetic is supported by the Special Operations Wounded Warrior Athlete Program (Bionic Warriors). He competes in a variety of sports from human motion to power craft, and is g...

July 29, 2015

For Army veteran Alfredo De Los Santos, handcycling has not only served as a form of rehabilitation but also a means to incorporate back into society after a life-changing combat injury in Afghanistan in 2008.


“At first, I didn’t want to get out and do anything,” says Alfredo, a right-leg amput...

July 8, 2015

We got to meet Anthony Radetic in person when we competed in last year’s Long Beach-to-Catalina Offshore Championship nearly a year ago. Radetic, a US Army veteran who was paralyzed in a motorcycle accident, impressed all in attendance and those whom he shared the water with that day, coming in...

June 21, 2015


QUANTICO, Va. - Members of the U.S. Special Operations Command team demonstrated strong performances during the Department of Defense Warrior Games cycling events as part of the 2015 DOD Warrior Games in Quantico, Va. The team garnered a total of eight medals including four gold, two silver an...

May 29, 2015



After participating in the 2012 London Paralympic games Eric Hollen is preparing for the 2016 Paralympic games in Rio, Brazil.



Eric Hollen USA Shooting Profile


Excerpt from article written by  Erin Prater (Below)



Local Army veteran Eric Hollen returned from Londo...

May 29, 2015


LONDON — The explosion that took away Brad Snyder’s sight couldn’t touch the Navy lieutenant’s fighting spirit.

A year after Snyder stepped on an improvised explosive device laid by Taliban that he was trying to detect while on duty in Kandahar, the American is swimming at the London Paralympic...

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