Cpl. Ivan Sears, with Wounded Warrior Battalion West, prepares to start the men's 100m wheelchair preliminary round during the 2013 Warrior Games track and field event aboard the U.S. Air Force Academy May 14, 2013. Sears, from San Antonio, placed second in the 100m wheelchair finals earning a silver medal. Sears, a bilateral leg amputee, was wounded by an improvised explosive device while deployed to Helmand province, Afghanistan. He will participate in track and field and cycling during the Games. The Warrior Games are a Paralympic-style competition for wounded, ill or injured service members or veterans of U.S. and British armed services.
|Date Posted:||05.14.2013 22:58|
|Location:||COLORADO SPRINGS, CO, US|
|Hometown:||SAN ANTONIO, TX, US|
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