A Paratriathlon’s story of inspiration and success

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Paralympian Melissa Stockwell joined ROTC in college and was commissioned in the Army.
In early 2004 she deployed to Iraq, and on April 13, 2004 her vehicle was hit by a roadside bomb. She became the first female to lose a limb in active combat.

Since then, she has become a three-time Paratriathlon World Champion and a bronze medalist from the 2016 Rio Paralympics. She is also a huge advocate of the Semper Fi & America’s Fund. She joins us this morning to share her story.

To learn more, visit: TheFund.org

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