Our 2015 cross mentoring challenge where we pair combat wounded and injured veterans with SCUBAnauts and give them a mission to accomplish. The first mission is to restore damaged coral reef under the guidance of MOTE Marine Laboratories. The second mission pairs one SCUBAnaut and one veteran in an underwater navigation course. Each pair must […]
Traversing a glacier is no small feat. Our team pushes themselves to accomplish the mission even though the river might be higher than expected, or the pain gets pretty bad. They all pushed through and made a difference for themselves and others.
Thank you to Phil Celli at Pro Focus Video, Colin Kelly at Tampa Freelance Videography, and our own Roland Vaughan at CWVC for creating an amazing video to show the world what we do here.
Video by Challenge Warrior Billy Costello Credit: Patton Veteran Project and the I WAS THERE Film Workshop
17 CWVC Challenge Warriors set sail on a 10 day voyage in May crewing a 75 foot ketch from Key West to the Dry Tortugas, conducting data collection with St. Pete College and testing their endurance on the high seas. This great video was shot, edited and directed by our CWVC vet crew – Roland […]
Combat Wounded Veteran Challenge Warriors Billy Costello video of his and Challenge Warrior Roland Vaughan hiking up Hanakapi’ai Falls in Kauai, Hawaii in January of 2014
Combat Wounded Veteran Challenge – Key West, FL. – Reef Restoration and Scuba Challenge Research Project 2013 Video by CWVC Challenge Warrior: Roland Vaughan
U.S. military veterans in a support group called the Combat Wounded Veteran’s Challenge are taking part in outdoor challenges, such as coral transplants to save dying reefs. NBC’s Mark Potter reports.