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Warrior Games

Posted: June 13, 2014 at 1:30 a.m.

 STAFF PHOTO SAMANTHA BAKER • @NWASAMANTHA Nicholas Perales, retired Marine Cpl., who sustain numerous injuries during his time in Afghanistan including a right leg amputation “buddy carries” workout partner Jessica Mesko on June 7, 2014 at Arvest Ballpark in Springdale during the 2014 Heroes WOD.
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STAFF PHOTO SAMANTHA BAKER • @NWASAMANTHA Nicholas Perales, retired Marine Cpl., who sustain numerous injuries during his time in Afghanistan including a right leg amputation “buddy carries” workout partner Jessica Mesko on June 7, 2014 at Arvest Ballpark in Springdale during the 2014 Heroes WOD.

SPRINGDALE -- Nicholas Perales is one Wounded Warrior who refuses to be defined by a disability.

Heroes WOD

When: Saturday, June 7

What: Two-person team Crossfit competition

Where: Arvest Ballpark

Notable: Hosted by Sheep Dog Impact Assistance. … Approximately 80 teams from more than 20 Cross Fit gyms in the region. … Retired Marine Cpl. Nicholas Perales served as guest of honor.

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