Dare2Tri Injured Military Event: MAY 30 - JUNE 2, 2019 / HAMMOND, IN
Our Injured Military Camp is the only Dare2tri event exclusively for veterans. The camp is open to any injured military or veteran with a physical disability, visual impairment, traumatic brain injury, or PTSD.
Instruction and clinics are given in swimming, cycling, running/wheelchair pushing, and transition. A paratriathlon 101 session is also offered to help educate participants about the opportunities in paratriathlon, from grassroots opportunities to paralympic pipeline.
Dare2tri will provide adaptive equipment, wetsuits, handlers/guides, top coaches and mentor athletes. We also arrange lodging and ground transportation. Travel and lodging stipends are offered to any qualifying injured military or veteran.
Your $25 registration fee includes:
Dare2tri tech t-shirts and tri top
Double occupancy lodging for 3 nights (5/31-6/2)
Ground transportation to and from Midway airport*
Ground transportation to and from hotel
High-level instruction and coaching
Race entry into Leon’s triathlon
*you must arrive/depart into Midway during the established time frame
Scholarships and travel stipends are available for those with financial need. PLEASE FILL OUT THE SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION BEFORE REGISTERING FOR CAMP. Apply for a scholarship.
Questions? Please contact Keri Serota.
Interested in volunteering? Sign up to be a volunteer at Military Camp.
INJURED MILITARY CAMP IMPACTS
“Thank you so very much! Last weekend was one of the best weekends I have had since my accident. You are amazing! I am so happy to have had an opportunity to go to camp and meet all of the wonderful co-founders, coaches, staff and volunteers. Thank you for caring enough to want to change the life of others through physical activity and making everything accessible for us. I truly appreciate it. ”
— Candice Caesar, Dare2tri athlete, injured veteran
Dare2Tri Military Camp was funded in part by a grant from the United States Department of Veterans Affairs. The opinions, findings and conclusions stated herein are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect those of the United States Department of Veterans Affairs.