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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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Photo: Warrior Games 2013: 50 AF wounded warriors test their mettle. U.S. Air Force photo illustration.

Four members of the U.S. Air Force 2013 Warrior Games team recently sat down to share their stories.
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Photo: Team Air Force enters the U.S. Olympic Training Center for the opening ceremony of the 2013 Warrior Games in Colorado Springs, Colo., May 11. From May 11-16, more than 200 wounded, ill and injured servicemembers and veterans from the U.S. Marines, Army, Air Force and Navy 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. DoD photo by EJ Hersom

Team Air Force enters the U.S. Olympic Training Center for the opening ceremony of the 2013 Warrior Games in Colorado Springs, Colo., May 11.
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