July 13-18, Tampa Bay will host the National Veterans Wheelchair
Games, the world’s largest annual multi-sport wheelchair event.
More than 600 Veterans from the United States and Great Britain are
expected to compete. They come from every branch of military
service, and they have served from World War II to Operations Iraqi
Freedom and Enduring Freedom.
The Florida Team, which includes athletes from across the Tampa
Bay area, is expected to be among the strongest.
Competitive events will take place at the Tampa Convention
Center, the Tampa Bay Times Forum, the Marriott Waterside Hotel
& Marina, Pin Chasers Bowling Lanes, Clearwater Long...