Sailors and Coast Guardsman may self-refer to the program or be referred by family members, command leadership or medical providers.
"For the longest time, I was doing nothing. I would go to the gym and then go home and play video games and watch TV. Adaptive athletics has opened my eyes so much."
Navy Wounded Warrior provides enrollee families with a variety of support services to help make their jobs as caregivers more manageable.
"I look forward to the camaraderie and I am proud to represent my community and the Navy," said 2016 Warrior Games athlete.
Adaptive sports help wounded warriors build strength and endurance, while also drawing inspiration from their teammates.