Wounded veterans set sail in weekend race

06 Dec

Combat Wounded Veteran Challenge is in the news again. Thanks to Howard Altman for writing such a great article! After regaling the gathering of combat wounded with his stories of helping hunt down drug lord Pablo Escobar then taking part in the invasion of Panama, Nelson Corbin gets serious. “We are the only military group […]

In the News: New promising PTSD treatment outside doctor’s office

06 Dec

Combat Wounded Veteran Challenge was featured on WFLA this week!  Here’s the article, and the link below will take you to the site where you will also find the video.   Major progress is being made in treating post traumatic stress disorder, thanks to research happening right here in Tampa Bay. What makes this treatment […]

Veterans aim to help teen amputee

03 Dec

Combat Wounded Veteran Challenge Warrior – Billy Costello – provides some valuable insights for a local teen who lost his leg due to a football injury. Our warriors are an inspiration to others because of their heart, determination and willingness to help. Thank you Howard Altman for writing a great article. Exerpt from the Tampa […]

Sailing Challenge mentioned in Tampa Tribune

03 Dec

Our upcoming sailing challenge was mentioned in the Tampa Tribune!  Reporter Howard Altman wrote “The effects of the last U.S. foray into Iraq are still being felt by veterans like Army Staff Sgt. Ryan James Moore, who was badly wounded there in 2008. But just because they are wounded doesn’t mean they are conquered. Starting […]

Mentioned in the Texas A&M University Galveston Newsletter

03 Dec

Combat Wounded Veteran Challenge was mentioned in the Texas A&M University Galveson Campus Chief Academic Officer Newsletter! One of our tireless and multi-talented team members, Gerard Coleman, was featured in the “Where “In the World” were our Faculty this summer…” section (you’ll have to scroll about half way down the page to view it.)