Amanda Burrill is a United States Navy veteran who returned to her first love, running, to aid recovery from traumatic brain injury. She was kind enough to share her story with us.
Sports And Service
The Catch A Lift fund helps Melissa Leuck overcome the physical and mental injuries she suffered during her military service, while also providing support and a close community.
Iraqi War veteran Melissa Stockwell found a new passion in sports after her life-changing injury. She tells all in her new book, The Power Of Choice.
Rianna Rios, a former sergeant in the U.S. Army, has two passions in life: serving her country and her boxing career.
Cherre Marshall moved from the battlefield to the football field thanks to the Soldiers To Sidelines program.
Wounded during battle, Elizabeth Marks rises to win a Paralympic gold medal for the country she fought for.
After losing a leg on the battlefield, Melissa Stockwell turned adversity into triumph and became an elite athlete.
How the National Guard helped one of the best athletes in America achieve Olympic glory.
Women’s Mixed Martial Arts pioneer Liz Carmouche served three tours in Iraq before taking part in the UFC’s first ever women’s bout in 2013.