Warrior Games

Warrior Games (multi-sport event)
The Warrior Games is a multi-sport event for wounded, injured or ill service personnel and veterans organized by the United States Department of Defense (DoD).wikipedia
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United States Olympic & Paralympic Committee

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It was created by the United States Olympic Committee and hosted through 2014 at the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
Through the U.S. Olympic Committee Paralympic Military Program, USOPC hosted the Warrior Games for wounded service personnel from 2010 to 2014, until the organization of the event was taken on by the Department of Defense in 2015.

Invictus Games

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Britain's Prince Harry, at the time serving as a Captain and helicopter pilot in the British Army, opened the 2013 Games, which inspired him to create the Invictus Games, an international counterpart to the Warrior Games with national representations.
Named after Invictus, Latin for "unconquered" or "undefeated", the event was inspired by the Warrior Games, a similar event held in the United States.

Marine Corps Base Quantico

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It was held June 19–28 at the Marine Corps Base Quantico in Virginia.
In 2015, the base held first Department of Defense organized Warrior Games.

United States Department of Defense

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The Warrior Games is a multi-sport event for wounded, injured or ill service personnel and veterans organized by the United States Department of Defense (DoD).

Multi-sport event

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The Warrior Games is a multi-sport event for wounded, injured or ill service personnel and veterans organized by the United States Department of Defense (DoD).

Colorado Springs, Colorado

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It was created by the United States Olympic Committee and hosted through 2014 at the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex

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Britain's Prince Harry, at the time serving as a Captain and helicopter pilot in the British Army, opened the 2013 Games, which inspired him to create the Invictus Games, an international counterpart to the Warrior Games with national representations.

Captain (British Army and Royal Marines)

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Britain's Prince Harry, at the time serving as a Captain and helicopter pilot in the British Army, opened the 2013 Games, which inspired him to create the Invictus Games, an international counterpart to the Warrior Games with national representations.

British Army

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Britain's Prince Harry, at the time serving as a Captain and helicopter pilot in the British Army, opened the 2013 Games, which inspired him to create the Invictus Games, an international counterpart to the Warrior Games with national representations.

Virginia

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It was held June 19–28 at the Marine Corps Base Quantico in Virginia.

United States Army

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Teams from the Army, Marine Corps, Navy/Coast Guard, Air Force, Special Operations Command, and the British Armed Forces took part, competing in eight adaptive sports. In 2016, the event took place on June 15–21 at United States Military Academy in West Point, New York and was hosted by the United States Army.

United States Marine Corps

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Teams from the Army, Marine Corps, Navy/Coast Guard, Air Force, Special Operations Command, and the British Armed Forces took part, competing in eight adaptive sports.

United States Navy

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Teams from the Army, Marine Corps, Navy/Coast Guard, Air Force, Special Operations Command, and the British Armed Forces took part, competing in eight adaptive sports. In 2017, the event took place in Chicago and was hosted by the United States Navy.

United States Coast Guard

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Teams from the Army, Marine Corps, Navy/Coast Guard, Air Force, Special Operations Command, and the British Armed Forces took part, competing in eight adaptive sports.

United States Air Force

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Teams from the Army, Marine Corps, Navy/Coast Guard, Air Force, Special Operations Command, and the British Armed Forces took part, competing in eight adaptive sports.

United States Special Operations Command

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Teams from the Army, Marine Corps, Navy/Coast Guard, Air Force, Special Operations Command, and the British Armed Forces took part, competing in eight adaptive sports.

British Armed Forces

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Teams from the Army, Marine Corps, Navy/Coast Guard, Air Force, Special Operations Command, and the British Armed Forces took part, competing in eight adaptive sports.

United States Military Academy

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In 2016, the event took place on June 15–21 at United States Military Academy in West Point, New York and was hosted by the United States Army.

West Point, New York

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In 2016, the event took place on June 15–21 at United States Military Academy in West Point, New York and was hosted by the United States Army.

Jon Stewart

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Jon Stewart emceed the ceremonies. Jon Stewart emceed the opening ceremonies which was followed by a concert by Kelly Clarkson and Blake Shelton.

Chicago

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In 2017, the event took place in Chicago and was hosted by the United States Navy.

Kelly Clarkson

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Jon Stewart emceed the opening ceremonies which was followed by a concert by Kelly Clarkson and Blake Shelton.

Blake Shelton

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Jon Stewart emceed the opening ceremonies which was followed by a concert by Kelly Clarkson and Blake Shelton.

Rahm Emanuel

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The attendance at the opening ceremony, which included a video message from Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, was roughly 10,000.