From local competitions to the world stage, military athletes bring the same physical prowess, dedication and spirit of excellence to playing fields that they do the battlefield, and continue to influence the rich history of America’s sporting life.
National Guardsmen put their endurance and strength to the test during the National Guard's All Guard Endurance Team competition in Austin.
Eddie Robinson had a stellar major league baseball career, highlighted by winning the World Series with Cleveland Indians in 1948. Robinson's professional career was put on hold after the 1942 season when he enlisted in the Navy to serve in World War II.
Army athletes are overcoming injuries and restrictions to claim a spot on the U.S. Olympic team.
The Department of Defense provides the military forces needed to deter war and ensure our nation's security.