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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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Photo illustration by Josiah Wilson

More than 200 wounded, injured and ill athletes participate in the 2013 Warrior Games.
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Photo: Competitors in the Men's Bicycle Open begin their race in the 2013 Warrior Games in Colorado Springs, Colo., May 12, 2013. Photo by EJ Hersom.

Competitors in the Men’s Bicycle Open begin their race at the 2013 Warrior Games in Colorado Springs, Colo., May 12, 2013.
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Photo: Air Force Staff Sgt. Lara Ishikawa, a cancer survivor, runs laps at the U.S. Air Force Academy indoor track during the Warrior Games training camp held in Colorado Springs, Colo., April 18, 2013. Ishikawa is stationed at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland. U.S. Air Force photo by Desiree N. Palacios

Air Force Staff Sgt. Lara Ishikawa found herself part of a trio of female Air Force Warrior Games athletes with a special bond. All three females survived cancer.
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