Veteran Spotlight: Bobby Broadnax

Our BlazeSports January Veteran Spotlight is Retired MGySgt, Bobby Broadnax. Bobby enlisted with the United States Marine Corp (USMC) in 1952, at the age of 21, and ended his career with an honorable discharge in 1989 with a total of 37 dedicated service years to his...

Veteran Spotlight: Terry Gilliam

Our December Veteran Spotlight shines on Terry Gilliam, a former Corporal in the Army who served in mechanized infantry. Terry is an active participant in archery and bowling, but his journey goes beyond sports. Terry credits BlazeSports for helping him reclaim the...

Veteran Spotlight: James Crosby

Our November Veteran spotlight is James E. Crosby. James’ story is a powerful testament to the strength and resilience of veterans who continue to serve as inspirations within their communities. Having dedicated 20 years to serving in the US Army, James has faced...

Veteran Spotlight: Cecilia Loren

Our Veteran spotlight for October is retired Sgt Cecilia Loren. Cecilia Loren was an MP in the Army National Guard for 9 years. She was injured while serving overseas in Afghanistan in 2012. During her service she enjoyed working on and learning about different...

Veteran Spotlight: Kelly Smith

Our Veteran Spotlight for September is Kelly Smith. Kelly says BlazeSports has allowed him to cope with his mental and physical disabilities through cycling, yoga, water aerobics, air rifle, bowling, and archery. He says BlazeSports coaches, instructors, and staff...

Veteran Spotlight: Linda Richardson

Our veteran spotlight for August in Linda Richardson. Linda says BlazeSports has been a great source of social integration and a safe space where she feels seen, heard, and affirmed- especially as a Veteran who is navigating through different post service challenges....