https://www.nsofoundation.org/pages/feed-blog.atom Navy Special Operations Foundation 2018-10-22T09:40:34Z https://www.nsofoundation.org/blogs/news/veterans-day-5k 2018-10-22T09:51:00Z 2018-10-22T09:40:34Z <![CDATA[Veteran’s Day 5k]]> Veteran’s Day 5k

Veteran’s Day 5k

Monday, October 22, 2018

There is just over a month left before the 2nd Annual Scott Dayton EOD Memorial 5K kicks off at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront. The race start will be at 9:30am on Saturday, November 10th, at the 2nd Street connector off Atlantic Avenue.

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https://www.nsofoundation.org/blogs/news/mark-down-nov-10th-for-the-scott-dayton-eod-memorial-5k 2018-10-01T08:44:00Z 2018-10-01T08:44:27Z <![CDATA[Mark Down Nov 10th for the Scott Dayton EOD Memorial 5K]]> Mark Down Nov 10th for the Scott Dayton EOD Memorial 5K

Mark Down Nov 10th for the Scott Dayton EOD Memorial 5K

Monday, October 1, 2018

There is just over a month left before the 2nd Annual Scott Dayton EOD Memorial 5K kicks off at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront. The race start will be at 9:30am on Saturday, November 10th, at the 2nd Street connector off Atlantic Avenue.

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https://www.nsofoundation.org/blogs/news/2nd-annual-scott-dayton-eod-memorial-5k-race 2018-08-30T07:56:00Z 2018-08-30T07:56:47Z <![CDATA[2nd Annual Scott Dayton EOD Memorial 5K Race]]> 2nd Annual Scott Dayton EOD Memorial 5K Race

2nd Annual Scott Dayton EOD Memorial 5K Race

Thursday, August 30, 2018

It's time to get registered for the 2nd Annual Scott Dayton EOD Memorial 5K Race. This year's race will take place at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront on Veteran's Day Weekend, with an epic post-race party immediately proceeding at THE SHACK!

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https://www.nsofoundation.org/blogs/news/the-first-annual-patriots-day-festival 2018-07-31T08:07:00Z 2018-07-31T08:13:35Z <![CDATA[The First Annual Patriot’s Day Festival]]> The First Annual Patriot’s Day Festival

The First Annual Patriot’s Day Festival

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

The First Annual Patriot's Day Festival hosted by Back Bay Farms will be held in honor of all the American Patriots who were lost on 9/11, and those who have sacrificed so much to protect this nation both at home and abroad.

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https://www.nsofoundation.org/blogs/news/last-chance-for-nsof-2018-gala-images 2018-07-16T09:56:00Z 2018-07-16T09:47:49Z <![CDATA[Last Chance for NSOF 2018 Gala Images]]> Last Chance for NSOF 2018 Gala Images

Last Chance for NSOF 2018 Gala Images

Monday, July 16, 2018

If you haven't had a chance yet to visit the website and view the professional photographs from the Gala now is the time! Photos will no longer be available for purchase after July 20th. 

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https://www.nsofoundation.org/blogs/news/nsof-c22-actor-consultant-opportunity 2018-07-11T08:40:00Z 2018-07-11T08:40:15Z <![CDATA[NSOF &and C22 Actor Consultant Opportunity]]> NSOF & C22 Actor Consultant Opportunity

NSOF & C22 Actor Consultant Opportunity

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

NSOF and CRUSADES22 would like you to consider a unique opportunity to become a consultant...

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https://www.nsofoundation.org/blogs/news/wasserhund-brewing-event 2018-07-03T08:53:00Z 2018-07-03T09:01:45Z <![CDATA[Wasserhund Brewing Event]]> Wasserhund Brewing Event

Wasserhund Brewing Event

Tuesday, July 3, 2018

Don't miss a fun opportunity to enjoy great food, beer, and friends all while supporting...

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https://www.nsofoundation.org/blogs/news/tgir-volunteers-needed 2018-06-13T08:31:00Z 2018-06-13T08:20:34Z <![CDATA[TGIR Volunteers Needed]]> TGIR Volunteers Needed

TGIR Volunteers Needed

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

NSOF needs your support! We have partnered with The Great Inflatable Race on June 23rd,...

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https://www.nsofoundation.org/blogs/news/nsof-2018-gala-images 2018-06-07T11:41:00Z 2018-06-07T11:41:18Z <![CDATA[NSOF 2018 Gala Images]]> NSOF 2018 Gala Images

NSOF 2018 Gala Images

Thursday, June 7, 2018

If you attended the Inaugural NSOF Gala at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront on June 2nd,...

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https://www.nsofoundation.org/blogs/news/john-kremers-paralympic-story 2018-06-01T09:25:00Z 2018-06-01T09:23:28Z <![CDATA[John Kremer's Paralympic Story]]> John Kremer's Paralympic Story

John Kremer's Paralympic Story

Friday, June 1, 2018

John Kremer, a Navy EOD combat wounded warrior, discusses how he became a member of the Paralympic Sitting Volleyball team.

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https://www.nsofoundation.org/blogs/news/what-its-like-to-diffuse-a-bomb-on-the-battlefield 2018-05-24T14:21:00Z 2018-05-24T14:21:44Z <![CDATA[What it's Like to Diffuse a Bomb on the Battlefield]]> What it's Like to Diffuse a Bomb on the Battlefield

What it's Like to Diffuse a Bomb on the Battlefield

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Navy EOD Senior Chief Bryan Walton interviews with Fox News & Friends and describes just a few of the many facets of being an Explosive Ordnance Disposal technician.

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https://www.nsofoundation.org/blogs/news/nsof-2018-first-quarter-newsletter 2018-05-03T08:27:00Z 2018-05-03T08:17:22Z <![CDATA[NSOF 2018 First Quarter Newsletter]]> NSOF 2018 First Quarter Newsletter

NSOF 2018 First Quarter Newsletter

Thursday, May 3, 2018

Take a moment to read about all the outstanding stuff NSOF has been up to...

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https://www.nsofoundation.org/blogs/news/navy-divers-rescue-driver-from-frigid-lake 2018-04-09T10:12:00Z 2018-04-09T10:12:12Z <![CDATA[Navy Divers Rescue Driver from Frigid Lake]]> Navy Divers Rescue Driver from Frigid Lake

Navy Divers Rescue Driver from Frigid Lake

Monday, April 9, 2018

Navy Diver 3rd Class Thomas Parhiala and Navy Diver 3rd Class John McLeod, assigned to Naval Submarine Support Facility, pulled a motorist from a Maine lake while visiting McLeod's home near Rockport, Maine.

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https://www.nsofoundation.org/blogs/news/from-eod-officer-to-paralympic-champion 2018-03-03T10:01:00Z 2018-03-02T07:56:48Z <![CDATA[From EOD Officer to Paralympic Champion]]> From EOD Officer to Paralympic Champion

From EOD Officer to Paralympic Champion

Saturday, March 3, 2018

Former Navy EOD officer and Wounded Warrior Brad Snyder overcame great adversity after being blinded by an IED explosion in 2011 and becoming a Paralympic Champion and renowned speaker.

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https://www.nsofoundation.org/blogs/news/an-incredible-story-about-survival-against-all-odds-stacystrong 2018-02-27T12:27:00Z 2018-02-27T12:11:41Z <![CDATA[An Incredible Story About Survival Against All Odds #StacyStrong]]> An Incredible Story About Survival Against All Odds #StacyStrong

An Incredible Story About Survival Against All Odds #StacyStrong

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Watch a brief news article describing the catastrophic injuries sustained by EOD Chief Kenton Stacy while in Syria last fall.

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https://www.nsofoundation.org/blogs/news/founder-and-executive-director-of-the-nsof-joe-cockrell-podcast 2018-02-16T09:28:00Z 2018-02-16T09:29:53Z <![CDATA[Founder &and Executive Director of the NSOF Joe Cockrell Podcast]]> Founder & Executive Director of the NSOF Joe Cockrell Podcast

Founder & Executive Director of the NSOF Joe Cockrell Podcast

Friday, February 16, 2018

Listen to the Monkey Business Podcast with Navy Special Operations Foundation Founder/Executive Director Joe Cockrell.

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https://www.nsofoundation.org/blogs/news/learn-about-navy-divers 2018-02-15T08:09:00Z 2018-02-15T08:09:38Z <![CDATA[Learn about Navy Divers]]> Learn about Navy Divers

Learn about Navy Divers

Thursday, February 15, 2018

As we grow we will be adding new information and content.  Today we highlight Navy Special Operations Divers.  Check out recent updates at nsofoundation.org

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https://www.nsofoundation.org/blogs/news/details-surface-about-army-staff-sergeant-justin-peck-honored-at-the-sotu-address 2018-02-02T08:31:00Z 2018-02-02T08:25:25Z <![CDATA[Details Surface About Army Staff Sergeant Justin Peck Honored at the SOTU Address]]> Details Surface About Army Staff Sergeant Justin Peck Honored at the SOTU Address

Details Surface About Army Staff Sergeant Justin Peck Honored at the SOTU Address

Friday, February 2, 2018

Among the guests honored during the President’s State of the Union address was an Army Staff Sergeant, who was honored for saving the life of a man whose story the public knows little about.

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https://www.nsofoundation.org/blogs/news/vivid-account-detailing-the-heroism-of-air-force-jtac-and-navy-eod-fighting-in-iraq 2018-01-27T11:09:00Z 2018-01-27T11:05:05Z <![CDATA[Vivid Account Detailing the Heroism of Air Force JTAC and Navy EOD Fighting in Iraq]]> Vivid Account Detailing the Heroism of Air Force JTAC and Navy EOD Fighting in Iraq

Vivid Account Detailing the Heroism of Air Force JTAC and Navy EOD Fighting in Iraq

Saturday, January 27, 2018

Staff Sgt. Christopher Lewis will receive the Silver Star on Jan. 19, 2018, for his actions during the 2016 Mosul Offensive.

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https://www.nsofoundation.org/blogs/news/a-navy-explosives-tech-fighting-for-his-life-after-blast 2017-11-29T11:35:00Z 2017-12-24T11:35:13Z <![CDATA[A Navy Explosives tech fighting for his life after blast]]> A Navy Explosives tech fighting for his life after blast

A Navy Explosives tech fighting for his life after blast

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

A Navy Explosive Ordnance Detachment tech is fighting for his life at the top military trauma center, Brooke Army Medical Center, after sustaining extensive injuries from a blast while working at a medical facility in the Middle East.

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https://www.nsofoundation.org/blogs/news/eod-petty-officer-awarded-silver-star-medal 2017-09-21T11:37:00Z 2017-12-24T11:37:49Z <![CDATA[EOD Petty Officer Awarded Silver Star Medal]]> EOD Petty Officer Awarded Silver Star Medal

EOD Petty Officer Awarded Silver Star Medal

Thursday, September 21, 2017

US Navy EOD Technician is awarded the Silver Star for heroic actions during Operation Inherent Resolve

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https://www.nsofoundation.org/blogs/news/new-names-enshrined-at-annual-eod-memorial-event 2017-05-09T11:38:00Z 2017-12-24T11:41:39Z <![CDATA[New Names Enshrined at Annual EOD Memorial Event]]> New Names Enshrined at Annual EOD Memorial Event

New Names Enshrined at Annual EOD Memorial Event

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Approximately 500 people ventured to the EOD Memorial Wall this year, as six new names were added to the engraved lists that now contains 326 people. The 2017 event marked the ceremony's 48th year.

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https://www.nsofoundation.org/blogs/news/still-fighting-and-dying-in-the-forever-war 2017-03-09T07:58:00Z 2018-01-11T07:58:45Z <![CDATA[Still Fighting, and Dying, in the Forever War]]> Still Fighting, and Dying, in the Forever War

Still Fighting, and Dying, in the Forever War

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Millions of military veterans have served on multiple tours. Why do they keep going back?

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https://www.nsofoundation.org/blogs/news/blind-veteran-brad-snyder-swims-through-the-darkness 2016-07-23T11:45:00Z 2017-12-24T11:47:24Z <![CDATA[Blind Veteran Brad Snyder Swims Through the Darkness]]> Blind Veteran Brad Snyder Swims Through the Darkness

Blind Veteran Brad Snyder Swims Through the Darkness

Saturday, July 23, 2016

Through the darkness, blind veteran Brad Snyder becomes one of the best swimmers in the world.

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