Kelly Clarkson and Blake Shelton Headline the 2017 DoD Warrior Games
Starting next week and running through July 8, over 265+ athletes will compete in the Department of Defense Warrior Games throughout Chicago, representing teams from U.S. military branches as well as the United Kingdom Armed Forces and Australian Defense Force.The Warrior Games exists to provide an opportunity for wounded, ill and injured veterans to grow physically, mentally and spiritually from the sportsmanship and camaraderie gained by representing their respective service teams in a friendly and spirited competition. It is an opportunity for athletes to showcase their enduring warrior spirit in the presence of their families and a grateful nation. The Warrior Games are an inspiring celebration of our courageous active-duty service members and veterans you won’t want to miss.
To kick it all off, help us welcome the Warrior Games to Chicago in style! The opening ceremonies at Soldier Field on July 1st will be unforgettable, featuring a full-length concert by Blake Shelton and Kelly Clarkson, hosted by Jon Stewart, with an appearance by legendary soul man Sam Moore. Get your tickets while they’re still available!
For more information and a full schedule of events, visit www.dodwarriorgames.com.