Nicholas Rogers, embodies the essence of resilience and triumph over adversity. Through his profound experiences, he reveals the indomitable human spirit and offers profound insights into the human condition. From his harrowing encounters as a combat engineer to his involvement in an officer-involved shooting, Nicholas's unwavering commitment to duty and his resolute courage attest to the profound depths of his character.
The sea is a powerful and mysterious entity, with the ability to both heal and challenge us. For veterans and first responders living with post-traumatic stress, it can offer a unique form of therapy known as adventure therapy. Skeleton Crew Adventures, a nonprofit dedicated to providing veterans and first responders with opportunities to heal and grow through the sea, recently took the Terra Arma team on a sailing trip in Galveston, Texas to better understand the impact of adventure therapy on those living with PTSD.
The Human Performance Project is a groundbreaking research initiative aimed at unlocking the full potential of the human body and mind, with a focus on combat veterans, first responders, and individuals dealing with trauma. Led by former Navy SEAL sniper Ryan Parrott and a team of medical professionals, the project launches with its first mission, the 7X TOUR. This journey takes participants on a challenging 7-day trip around the world, across 7 continents, with 7 physically demanding tasks.
With this blog we launch our Respect Campaign, where we will highlight the stories of individuals who have faced hardship, overcome challenges, and achieved greatness through their hard work and determination. These individuals serve as inspiration for us all, and demonstrate the transformative power of respect in action.
Skeleton Crew Adventures is a 501(c)3 nonprofit that offers Adventure Therapy to America's warriors. Their mission is to provide relief and opportunity to veterans, military service members, and their families through sail training, coastal cruising excursions, and offshore sailing expeditions.
Tucked in the Sierra Nevada mountain range, North Lake Tahoe is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts seeking stunning views and challenging trails. Recently, we had the opportunity to test out some freshly revamped Terra Arma products on three of the area's most iconic hikes.
TRF supports the 75th Ranger Regiment's unit-level transition program, Ranger for Life, by ensuring benchmark assistance for our veterans through an extensive trusted network of former Rangers within the Transition Big 5: Education; Financial Wellness; VA Benefits; Transition Mentors and Networking; Fitness and Wellness. Empowering Ranger Regiment veterans and affiliates to achieve lifelong success through personalized mentorship.
Hemisfair is an urban parks district designed to be enjoyed by all residents and visitors to Military City, USA®. As San Antonio’s central-most greenspace, they are deeply committed to developing programming and amenities to meet the needs of every member of our community.
Semper K9's mission is to enhance the quality of life for wounded members of the U.S. Armed Forces and their families by providing them custom-trained dogs. Using rescued and donated dogs, Semper K9 provides service dogs for psychiatric alert and mobility challenges free of charge to disabled veterans.
“The Tunnel to Towers Foundation honors the sacrifice of firefighter Stephen Siller as well as all military and first responders who continue to make the supreme sacrifice of life and limb for our country.
“The Robert Irvine Foundation’s primary focus is giving back and supporting our service members, veterans, first responders, their families, and those in need through resiliency, health, and wellness programs, in addition to the financial support of top-rated military and first responder organizations.”