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Warrior Games

The Warrior Games is a multi-sport event for wounded, injured or ill service personnel and veterans organised by the United States Department of Defense.

Athletes in the 2019 Department of Defense (D0D) Warrior Games from June 21-30 in Tampa, Fla. will represent the United States Army, Marine Corps, Navy, Air Force, and Special Operations Command. Athletes from the U.K. Armed Forces, Australian Defence Force and Canadian Armed Forces will also compete.

They will go head-to-head in 11 sports including, archery, cycling, shooting, sitting volleyball, swimming, track and field, and wheelchair basketball, and for the first time in Warrior Games history, indoor rowing, powerlifting, and time trial cycling.

Information on how to try out for the 2019 Australian team is not yet available. Please check back or contact us.

Need help with funding to take part?

Please see our ‘Get Assistance’ page for more information on financial assistance available to help you start or continue competing.

Other competitive sports

Archery

Archery

Archery offers a range of options for participants including ‘Come N Try’ and OzBow. Activities range from low level social competition to more mainstream archery activities.

See Archery

Indoor Rowing

Indoor Rowing

Indoor rowing is a sport of endurance, power and speed. A rowing machine is used to simulate the action of rowing on water and the sport is best accessed through your local gym.

See Indoor Rowing

Invictus Games

Invictus Games

An international sporting event for wounded, injured and ill veteran and active service personal. The Invictus Games highlights the power of sport to inspire recovery and support rehabilitation.

See Invictus Games

Marine Corps Trials

Marine Corps Trials

An annual event staged in the USA, Marine Corps Trials is an adaptive sport event involving more than 200 wounded, ill or injured Marines, Sailors, veterans and international competitors.

See Marine Corps Trials

Powerlifting

Powerlifting

Powerlifting is a strength competition focused on lifting as much weight as possible in a bench press. Competition is grouped into weight classes.

See Powerlifting

Wheelchair Basketball

Wheelchair Basketball

Wheelchair basketball is played according to able-bodied rules with some minor modifications.

See Wheelchair Basketball

Wheelchair Rugby League

Wheelchair Rugby League

Wheelchair Rugby League is a variation of Rugby League that welcomes athletes of all abilities.

See Wheelchair Rugby League

Wheelchair Rugby Union

Wheelchair Rugby Union

Wheelchair Rugby Union is a variation of Rugby Union for athletes with disabilities.

See Wheelchair Rugby Union

Wheelchair Tennis

Wheelchair Tennis

Wheelchair Tennis follows the able-bodied Tennis rules with some minor modifications.

See Wheelchair Tennis