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Photo: Marine Corps Cpl. Marcus Chischilly, left, and Marine Corps Cpl. Steven Lunt, right, block a shot at the net by Army veteran Perry Price during the gold medal sitting volleyball match of the 2013 Warrior Games in Colorado Springs, Colo., May 15, 2013. DOD photo by EJ Hersom

Marine Corps Cpls. Marcus Chischilly, left, and Steven Lunt, right, block a shot from Army veteran Perry Price during the gold medal sitting volleyball match at the 2013 Warrior Games in Colorado Springs, Colo., May 15, 2013.
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Graphic: 2013 Warrior Games logo

Only a few medals are still up for grabs as the 2013 Warrior Games wind down. The Marines are still in the lead but trailing by only a few medals, the Army is still in the hunt for the Chairman’s Cup.
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invisible wounds

In 2008 he was hit by a suicide bomber in Iraq. Today, Sgt. McPherson overcame his wounds and now competes in the 2013 Warrior Games.
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Cyclists Prepare

Check out this great video of wounded warriors cyclists as they prepare to the 2013 Warrior Games cycling competition.
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Photo: Marine Cpl. Kyle Reid wins the men's 200 meter open race during the 2013 Warrior Games track and field competition in Colorado Springs, Colo., May 14. From May 11-16, more than 200 wounded, ill and injured servicemembers and veterans from the U.S. Marines, Army, Air Force and Navy, as well as a team representing U.S. Special Operations Command and an international team representing the United Kingdom, will compete for the gold in track and field, shooting, swimming, cycling, archery, wheelchair basketball and sitting volleyball at the U.S. Olympic Training Center and U.S. Air Force Academy. Photo by EJ Hersom.

Marine Cpl. Kyle Reid wins the men’s 200 meter open race during the 2013 Warrior Games track and field competition in Colorado Springs, Colo., May 14.
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