Wounded Warrior Run
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GREEN BAY, WI - Hundreds of people including veterans came out for the second annual City Stadium Run for Vets.
It's a 5-K walk-run starting at Green Bay East High School. The winner of today's race, Dawn Grunnagle congratulated other participants at the finish line.
Guests of honor include Mark Johnson, a former Olympian and Mike Cain from Berlin who lost leg in Iraq in 2003. All the proceeds go to the Wounded Warrior ice hockey team.
Mark Johnson says "to me, the real heroes are these wounded warriors that sacrifice their bodies and life's to go over a nd fight for our freedom, unfortunatley some of them came back wounded".
The Wounded Warrior hockey team will be traveling all over the country playing in games.