Wounded Marine To Ironman Triathlete | Eric McElvenny, Bob Babbitt & The CAF

Published on June 23rd 2019


When US Marine Eric McElvenny lost his leg in Afghanistan in 2011 he was put in contact with the Challenged Athlete Foundation. He has not let his life changing injury define who he is, going on to complete several IM triathlons and dreams of making the 2020 Paralympics. Subscribe to GTN: http://gtn.io/SubscribetoGTN Check out the GTN Shop: https://gtn.io/p4 If you enjoyed this video, make sure to give it a thumbs up and share it with your friends. 👍 Submit your content here: https://upload.globaltrinetwork.com/ If you'd like to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link - https://gtn.io/p3 Watch more on GTN... 📹 Triathlon & Happiness | The Relationship Between Sport & Mental Health 👉 https://gtn.io/MentalHealth Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound: Ardent Desires - Clarence Reed Drone High Pitch Ring 3 - SFX Producer Emoticon 11 - Niclas Gustavsson Emoticon 13 - Niclas Gustavsson Footsteps Gravel 16 - SFX Producer Freckles - View Points Tranquility - Drift Far Away Water Drops - Clarence Reed We're Gonna Be Okay (Instrumental Version) - Cody Francis Photos: © Triathlon / Getty Images