Paralympic Sports Camp Helps Military Vets

By Jonathan Sanchez
|  Wednesday, Oct 5, 2011  |  Updated 1:58 PM PDT
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Military Vets Enjoy Paralympic Training Camp

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Military Vets Enjoy Paralympic Training Camp

A group of injured veterans and servicemembers are in town this week doing some things that might surprise you -- and them.
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Injured service members spent this week at the USOC Paralympic Military Sports Camp learning new skills to overcome their injuries
 

More than 60 wounded service men and women took part in the three-day sports camp beginning Monday.
 
Army, Marine Corps, Navy and Air Force service members from across the U.S. will participate, including four Korean Armed Forces members.
 
The sports camp is designed to introduce Paralympic sports to active duty military personnel and veterans with physical injuries.
 
Service members participated in archery, basketball, cycling, track and field, rowing, swimming and more.
 
 

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