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Brain tumor survivor moves on to Warrior Games

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JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-LACKLAND, Texas (AFNS) -- The Department of Defense Warrior Games 2015 will take place June 19-28 at Marine Corps Base Quantico, Virginia.

The Warrior Games is an adaptive sports program celebrating the athleticism of wounded service men and women. From Feb. 26 to March 5, the Air Force held trials to determine who would compete on the service’s team at Quantico.

Senior Airman Kevin O'Brien, a brain tumor survivor, competed and placed in several events at the trials, advancing him to the June games.

To view the Warrior Games page click here.