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Warrior Games Profile - Timothy Babb

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(Editor's Note: From September 28 to October 4, more than 40 athletes representing the Air Force will be in Colorado Springs competing in the 2014 Warrior Games. This is a profile of one of those athletes, providing a behind-the-scenes look at who they are and the sport they represent. Note: Some profile information in the graphics may be outdated due to recent birthdays or events. The most current player information is below.)


Name: Staff Sgt. Timothy Babb (Ret.)

Team: Warrior Games
Sports: Cycling, Swimming
DOB: 03 Jul 1986
Birthplace: San Diego, CA
Hometown: Selma, AL
Current Residence: Selma, AL
Injury: Benign Hypertrophic Prostate, Back, PTSD and Bipolar

Personal Profile:

Retired SSgt Tim Babb joined the Air Force in January of 2007 wanting to experience something new in life and to see the world. While in the Air Force, he served as a weapons armament technician on the AC-130H. Due to his medical diagnoses, he was medically retired as a SSgt. Babb participated and competed in swimming and cycling in the 2013 Warrior Games in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Babb has a dog named Rosie that is one of his best companions. In his spare time, he enjoys outdoor activities and fixing things. He currently lives in Selma, Alabama.

Personal/Professional Achievements:
2013 Warrior Games Medalist - Swimming