Beckley VAMC (WV) hosted it’s first annual Hero Games at the Medical Center today. Approximately 60 veterans attended and participated in the activities that were held. The event allows veterans to spend time with other veterans, while competing in various competitions. An awards ceremony was held to finish up the event after the festivities.
There were several organizations that supported the games; with many of them on hand enjoying the day. Wounded Warrior Project, Project Healing Waters, TeamRiverRunner, Soldier’s Angels, and Mountaineer Marine Corps Detachment.
Be sure to check out their social media accounts for more information about the event.
Iraqi Operation Freedom veteran Xavier Strain II contributed the following images to The Daily Veteran for your information.