• FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas -- Kirk Simendinger, prosthetist from the Center for the Intrepid, assists Spc. Mark Roseberry with his prosthesis so he can start the 10-mile bike ride.

    Wounded Warriors Tough Out Triathlon

    FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas -- Kirk Simendinger, prosthetist from the Center for the Intrepid, assists Spc. Mark Roseberry with his prosthesis so he can start the 10-mile bike ride.

  • FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas -- First Sgt. Christopher Self crosses the finish line of the 2-mile-run segment of a triathlon for wounded warriors May 23 sponsored by the Center for the Intrepid here. Self finished the triathlon in 1 hour, three minutes and 12 seconds. He said the triathlon was challenging. "I tried to get it under an hour but I lost time in my transitions.""

    Wounded Warriors Tough Out Triathlon

    FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas -- First Sgt. Christopher Self crosses the finish line of the 2-mile-run segment of a triathlon for wounded warriors May 23 sponsored by the Center for the Intrepid here. Self finished the triathlon in 1 hour, three minutes and...

  • FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas -- Master Sgt. Dan Robles takes a moment to relax after his 500-meter swim and before suiting up for a 10-mile bike ride. Maj. Stuart Campbell, officer-in-charge of physical therapy at the Center for the Intrepid here, organized the triathlon for wounded warriors. "It gives them an idea of where they are at in their recovery and gives them a reason to keep going," he said of the triathlon."

    Wounded Warriors Tough Out Triathlon

    FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas -- Master Sgt. Dan Robles takes a moment to relax after his 500-meter swim and before suiting up for a 10-mile bike ride. Maj. Stuart Campbell, officer-in-charge of physical therapy at the Center for the Intrepid here, organized...

  • FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas -- Master Sgt. Dan Robles completes a 500-meter swim at the post's outdoor pool. Robles was one of several participants in a triathlon for wounded warriors May 23 sponsored by the Center for the Intrepid here. "I had a great time," Robles said. "I swim a lot so that part was fun." The triathlon comprised a 2-mile run, 500-meter swim and 10-mile bike ride.  The CFI is a state-of-the-art physical rehabilitation center located next to Brooke Army Medical Center."

    Wounded Warriors Tough Out Triathlon

    FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas -- Master Sgt. Dan Robles completes a 500-meter swim at the post's outdoor pool. Robles was one of several participants in a triathlon for wounded warriors May 23 sponsored by the Center for the Intrepid here. "I had a great...

  • FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas -- Cpl. Terry Lingman uses a hand cycle to complete a 10-mile bike ride. His case manager, Lourdes Leandry, brought her parents to the event and they cheered Lingman on from lawn chairs on the sidelines. Operation Comfort and the City of San Antonio Parks and Recreation donated the hand cycles for the wounded warriors to use during the triathlon.

    Wounded Warriors Tough Out Triathlon

    FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas -- Cpl. Terry Lingman uses a hand cycle to complete a 10-mile bike ride. His case manager, Lourdes Leandry, brought her parents to the event and they cheered Lingman on from lawn chairs on the sidelines. Operation Comfort and...

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