Warrior Games could become pipeline for Paralympics

U.S. Paralympics chief Charlie Huebner (left) and Brig. Gen. Gary Cheek announce the formation of the inaugural Warrior Games in January at the Pentagon. The seven-sport competition, featuring all five military branches, ends Friday in Colorado Springs, with swimming finals and track and field events. Photo by COURTESY OF DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE
U.S. Paralympics chief Charlie Huebner (left) and Brig. Gen. Gary Cheek announce the formation of the inaugural Warrior Games in January at the Pentagon. The seven-sport competition, featuring all five military branches, ends Friday in Colorado Springs, with swimming finals and track and field events. Photo by COURTESY OF DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE
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