Man Up Moment: 2 Wounded Veterans Cross Finish Line Of The Boston Marathon

posted by Brooke -

Granville, a nine-year-veteran under the Pennsylvania Army National Guard, completed the Boston Marathon with a prosthetic leg. He even carried a woman across the finish line as she held the American flag high.

Not to be outdone, Staff Sgt. Jose Luis Sanchez also finished the Boston Marathon despite suffering a horrible war injury. The Marine lost the lower part of his left leg after stepping on an IED in Afghanistan in 2011. That didn’t stop Sanchez from finishing the race in five hours, 21 minutes, 56 seconds.

“It’s not for me, it’s for others to be inspired, to be motivated,” Sanchez said after finishing the marathon.


Read more: http://brobible.com/life/article/wounded-veteran-finish-line-boston-marathon/

Comments

Hooker, Brooke & DB

Hooker, Brooke & DB

Hooker, Brooke & DB is a rock and roll radio morning show hitting Salt Lake City & Memphis! Read more

title

Content Goes Here

This ad will close in X seconds.