Marines, Wounded Warriors Work Out

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • Marine Corps Staff Sgt. Robert Cole, left, Sgt. Jose Diaz, center, and Sgt. Aaron Houran, all veterans, practice the quick, rise and go drill during the Wounded Warrior Regiment's Warrior Athlete Reconditioning Program in Portland, Ore., Aug. 18, 2014. The program held a track and field training camp, which provided Marines and Marine Corps veterans with opportunities to engage in physical and cognitive activities outside of the traditional therapy setting. U.S. Army photo by Victoria Long
  • Retired Marine Corps Cpl. Zach Blair practices the shot put during the Wounded Warrior Regiment's Warrior Athlete Reconditioning Program in Portland, Ore., Aug.19, 2014.  U.S. Army photo by Victoria Long
  • Marine Corps Sgt. Aaron Houran practices the shot put during the Wounded Warrior Regiment's Warrior Athlete Reconditioning Program in Portland, Ore., Aug. 19, 2014. Houran is assigned to Wounded Warrior Battalion-East. U.S. Army photo by Victoria Long
  • Marine Corps Sgt. Michael Wishnia practices the sitting shot put during the Wounded Warrior Regiment's Warrior Athlete Reconditioning Program in Portland, Ore., Aug. 19, 2014. Wishnia is assigned to Wounded Warrior Battalion-West. U.S. Army photo by Victoria Long
  • Marine Corps Gunnery Sgt. Ralph Dequebec practices the sitting shot put during the Wounded Warrior Regiment's Warrior Athlete Reconditioning Program in Portland, Ore., Aug. 19, 2014. Dequebec is assigned to Wounded Warrior Detachment Walter Reed. U.S. Army photo by Victoria Long
  • Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Alex West practices throwing the discus during the Wounded Warrior Regiment's Warrior Athlete Reconditioning Program in Portland, Ore., Aug. 19, 2014. West is assigned to Wounded Warrior Battalion-East. U.S. Army photo by Victoria Long
  • Marine Corps Sgt. Leon Pierce practices track drills during the Wounded Warrior Regiment's Warrior Athlete Reconditioning Program in Portland, Ore., Aug. 19, 2014. Pierce is assigned to Wounded Warrior Battalion-West. U.S. Army photo by Victoria Long