REACHING THEIR PEAK
Lance Cpl. Eleanor H. Roper (right), a Monroe, Wis., native and field radio operator with Ragnarok Company, 2nd Supply Battalion, 2nd Marine Logistics Group, pulls a Marine Corps Cold Weather Infantry Kit, or MCCWIK sled up a slope during a field exercise aboard Marine Corps Mountain Warfare Training Center, Bridgeport, Calif., Jan. 31, 2014.
Lance Cpl. Eleanor H. Roper (right), a Monroe, Wis., native and field radio operator with Ragnarok Company, 2nd Supply Battalion, 2nd Marine Logistics Group, pulls a Marine Corps Cold Weather Infantry Kit, or MCCWIK sled up a slope during a field exercise aboard Marine Corps Mountain Warfare Training Center, Bridgeport, Calif., Jan. 31, 2014.
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Disabled Veterans Overcome Hardship Through Winter Sports Clinic

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Roughly 350 military veterans participated in events put on by the National Disabled Veterans Winter Sports Clinic — now in its 29th year — this week in Snowmass, Colorado. The events ranged from skiing and snowboarding, to kayaking and scuba diving, but regardless of the activity, the spirit remained the same — reaching new peaks, both literal and figurative.

“I don’t think in 29 years, anybody has ever said, ‘I can’t do it,'”  said Ron Hope, Disabled American Veterans national commander.

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