The U.S. Special Operations Command (SOCOM) will host the 2019 Department of Defense (DOD) Warrior Games June 21-30th in Tampa.
Approximately 300 wounded, ill and injured service members and veterans will compete. 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 Defense Force and Canadian Armed Forces will also compete.
They will go head-to-head in 11 sports including archery, cycling, shooting, sitting volleyball, swimming, track and field and wheelchair basketball, plus for the first time in Warrior Games indoor rowing, powerlifting and time trail cycling.