U.S. Paralympics Seeks Volunteers For Warrior Games, Sept. 28-Oct.4

COLORADO SPRINGS - U.S. Paralympics, a division of the United States Olympic Committee, is seeking volunteers to assist with the 2014 Warrior Games presented by Deloitte.

The competition for wounded, ill and injured service members and veterans will take place in Colorado Springs, Colorado between Sept. 28 - Oct. 4, utilizing venues across the community including the U.S. Olympic Training Center, Fort Carson and the U.S. Air Force Academy.

Volunteers are being sought to assist with venue management, officiating, score keeping, medal ceremonies, stocking hydration stations, among many other responsibilities.

The competition, which assists in the rehabilitation of wounded, ill and injured service members and veterans into their communities through sport, will feature 200 athletes representing teams from the Army, Marine Corps, Navy, Air Force and Special Operations Command.

If you are interested in volunteering at the 2014 Warrior Games presented by Deloitte, you can apply online here: https://usolympiccommittee.wufoo.com/forms/2014-warrior-games-volunteer-application/ .

Historically, the volunteer positions have been very popular for this event, so a position cannot be guaranteed to everyone who registers. Those who are selected will be notified by September 1, 2014.

For more information, please contact Beth Bourgeois, U.S. Paralympics, at
beth.bourgeois@usoc.org or 719-866-2039.