Marines, Soldiers Compete in Track and Field at 2013 Warrior Games

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • Marine Corps Cpl. Manuel Jimenez takes his mark at the starting line of the track and field 100-meter upper body disability preliminary round during the 2013 Warrior Games in Colorado Springs, Colo., May 14, 2013. Jimenez, 24, who sustained severe injuries while deployed to Afghanistan, will also compete in cycling and swimming. More than 200 wounded, ill, and injured service members and veterans will compete in the games, which run through May 16. The military service with the most medals will win the Chairman's Cup. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Corey Dabney
  • Marine Corps Cpl. Manuel Jimenez edges out his competitor during the 2013 Warrior Games in Colorado Springs, Colo., May 14, 2013.  U.S. Army photo Staff Sgt. Heidi Agostini
  • Marine Corps Cpl. Manuel Jimenez sprints during the final lap of the track and field 1500-meter upper body disability finals at the 2013 Warrior Games in Colorado Springs, Colo., May 14, 2013. Jimenez finished first to win the gold.  U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Corey Dabney
  • Marine Corps Cpl. Marcus Chischilly sprints toward the finish line during the 1500-meter below the knee disability finals at the 2013 Warrior Games in Colorado Springs, Colo., May 14, 2013. Chischilly, 26, was injured while deployed to Afghanistan. More than 200 wounded, ill, and injured service members and veterans will compete in the games, which run through May 16. The military service with the most medals will win the Chairman's Cup. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Corey Dabney
  • Marine Corps Cpl. Kyle Reid wins the men's 200-meter open race during the 2013 Warrior Games in Colorado Springs, Colo., May 14, 2013.  DOD photo by EJ Hersom
  • Marine Corps Sgt. Evan Stratton beats the competition during the 2013 Warrior Games in Colorado Springs. Colo., May 14, 2013. Stratton finished first in the men's 100- and 200-meter upper body amputations and limb dysfunction events. U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Heidi Agostini
  • Marine Corps Sgt. Evan Stratton finishes ahead of the competition during the 2013 Warrior Games in Colorado, Springs, Colo., May 14, 2013.  U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Heidi Agostini
  • Marine Corps Capt. Derek Liu gains a lead during the 2013 Warrior Games in Colorado Springs, Colo., May 14, 2013. Liu will also compete in swimming.  U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Heidi Agostini
  • Army Spc. Quintarious Almon wins the gold medal in the 100-meter open final during the 2013 Warrior Games in Colorado Springs, Colo., May 14, 2013.  DOD photo by EJ Hersom
  • Retired Army Spc. Luis Puertas wins the men's 100-meter above-the-knee single- and double-amputations event during the 2013 Warrior Games in Colorado Springs, Colo., May 14, 2014. DOD photo by EJ Hersom
  • Marine Corps Cpl. Anthony McDaniel wins the men's 200-meter wheelchair race during the 2013 Warrior Games in Colorado Springs, Colo., May 14, 2013.  DOD photo by EJ Hersom