We just got back from Part Two of our Hoyt Archery: Maker of the World's Best Bows Enrichment for a week of incredible hunting on the Newell and Stasney's Cook ranches with six Warriors. Absolutely amazing experiences for our Warriors, it was...
We just finished another amazing Enrichment. We had the honor to accompany three inspiring Warriors on a world-class Elk hunt while staying at a luxury lodge! At Sportsmen for Warriors we not only seek Warriors who need assistance and support, we also look to honor and highlight those who give back and make an impact on the community.
We just finished our latest World-class Enrichment. Warrior Noah spent four days on an amazing Utah adventure that included a visit to Snowbird Mountain resort for sightseeing, and culminated with a stay at Deseret Ranch for some trout fly fishing and a trophy Pronghorn hunt!
In September we took 20 Warriors on a once-in-a-lifetime Enrichment on a Great White Shark Cage Dive at Guadalupe Island, Mexico. We are grateful to have spent a whole week at sea with all Combat Veterans including Active Duty Military, Army, Special Operations, Marine Corps, Air Forces, Navy SEALs, and a few dual Warriors serving now as Police.
We headed down to the Keys in Florida for our most recent Enrichment with four Warriors and their families for some much needed R&R! These Warriors dedicate their lives to serving our Country, and we are so glad we could show our thanks by getting them and their families a little break. They relaxed at Hawks Cay Resort and spent some time on the water Deep Sea Fishing on the Final Final with boat Captain Dave Perry...
Our most recent Enrichment landed us in remote Alaska on the Kvichak River fly fishing on one of the most desired locations for Rainbow Trout and Coho Salmon. We are grateful to have partnered with Battle Dawgs on this Enrichment to honor two incredible Warriors: Mike and Travis. Being outdoors in the beauty of Alaska with the camaraderie of fellow Warriors is a healing experience. The stay at Blueberry Island Lodge was phenomenal-5stars!!!
Take a moment to read about what an incredible young man Landen Powell is. We are so grateful to team up with him to honor and help our Warriors. Yet again, Landen has shown our Warriors a VIP experience at the Utah Nationals race in Tooele Utah. Our two Warriors Josh and John got to be a part of Team Powell as honorary Warrior Mechanics...
The setting for this Enrichment could not have been more ideal to honor and help four deserving Warriors. We partnered with Alaska Outfitters Unlimited to honor four Warriors on a once in a lifetime fishing trip to Alaska! The enrichment was amazing, and the Warriors we took are incredible
FV-Tuna.com Charters showed us an amazing time tuna fishing. Capt Dave Carraro and Sandro Maniaci are absolute professionals and incredible fisherman. Thank you team FV-Tuna.com! We were so grateful we were able to honor four Active Duty Soldiers together with the team on FV-Tuna.com.
We recently partnered with Hoyt Archery to honor four incredible Warriors. Hoyt is sponsoring this enrichment, and they really have gone above and beyond to make it a once in a lifetime event for these Warriors. It is no doubt that they are the Maker of the World's Best Bows. We are so thankful for them for giving back in such an impactful and meaningful way! Team Hoyt is passionate about thanking our Warriors for their service and sacrifice.
Happy Independence Day America! Thank you to brave men and women that risked their lives for freedom 239 years ago. This day serves as a reminder for that sacrifice. Today we are surrounded by selfless Warriors that continue that service and believe in those freedoms. We are grateful to the sacrifices and service of all Warriors. Thank you.
We spent a few days in San Diego, CA honoring a few Warriors. Tony is an Army Veteran that deployed to Iraq, and now continues to serve as a Police Officer. Dillon is also an Army Veteran and served in both the Reserves and Guard deploying to Iraq. Mike is a Vietnam era Army Veteran. They are incredible Warriors with amazing stories of sacrifice and service. We are grateful for the opportunity to honor them.
We had an amazing event on May 2nd! Thank you to Maverik Adventure's First Stop for spearheading an incredible fundraiser. They presented a check to us for over $491k!!! With this generous donation we will be able to help and honor many more Warriors through effective and quality enriching events. We want to especially thank CEO Tom Welch for his audacity to be believe in us and our cause from the very beginning. We would not be where we are today without his faith and support.
We are back on the circuit this weekend with pro Supercross racer Landen Powell in Houston, TX. His Warrior Mechanic this weekend is Jessica Strohl who is an Army Veteran. She served for 5 years active duty to include two combat deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan as a transportation specialist.
We are running a booster campaign right now through April 12th. 100% of the proceeds are going directly to support our Warriors. And we have a donor that will match dollar for dollar all the funds raised! Show your support by buying a t-shirt and making a donation here.
Maverik Adventure's First Stop is doing a fundraiser for us now through the end of April. So, head over to Maverik and roundup your change, make a donation, or even donate your Trail points to Sportsmen For Warriors. 100% of the donations go directly to Warriors. We appreciate your support!
We were at the WHCE 18-22 February. It was an awesome event and we met tons of Warriors and supporters. It's going to be a great year for Warriors! We appreciate everyone that came out to support us and all the amazing connections we made. Our giveaway drawings were also hugely successful. We are so thankful to our sponsors Maverik Adventure's First Stop and Rockwell Watches.
This column is usually based on action from the most recent race, but this week we are bringing you something a little different. 250SX West Region racer Landen Powell is involved with a very cool organization called Sportsmen for Warriors, and together they have been giving our Nation's true heroes the opportunity to be race-day mechanics during Monster Energy Supercross.
Miller Motorsports Park has extended its sponsorship agreement with professional Supercross racer Landen Powell of South Jordan, Utah. Part of Powell's 2015 campaign includes a partnership with Sportsmen for Warriors. At each round of the Monster Energy Supercross Championship in which Powell competes, Sportsmen For Warriors will select one Warrior to serve as Powell's on-track mechanic.
Country singer, Chris Petersen is donating 100% of his online sales of his new music video "Every Time I Hear The Rain" to Sportsmen for Warriors. Chris wanted to do something to give back to the police force, which has been under lots of scrutiny as of late. "Every Time I Hear The Rain" was inspired by the hardships military families must endure as part of life.
Sportsmen For Warriors is going to charter a shark dive excursion for 20 Warriors. The Warriors selected for this trip will have the once in a lifetime experience of cage diving with Great White sharks off the coast of Guadalupe Island, Mexico. When not diving, Warriors will be sharing their stories with other Warriors and learning about education and employment opportunities