U.S. ARMY ATHLETES
History of the Army Olympians
Since 1948, The U.S. Army has provided Soldiers with the tools and training to represent their country in international competition. Army athletes have earned 104 Olympic medals in a wide variety of events, all while maintaining a professional military career.
The Army has established training centers for sports such as boxing, wrestling and modern pentathlon. Those training center provide the tools for Soldiers to compete against the world’s best. Explore the links below to learn about the accomplishments of Army athletes, along with the training programs that the Army provides.