While serving three tours in Iraq and Afghanistan, Sergeant First Class Landon Ranker sustained traumatic brain injuries and severe knee damage. Told by his doctors he would never run again, Landon began training and went on to earn medals at the Warrior Games, and completed the 197-mile Hood to Coast Relay, the largest relay race in the world, in 2010 and 2011 and completed the 26.2 mile Bataan Memorial Death March. He is the recipient of the Bronze Star, Purple Heart, and Meritorious Service Medal. Landon lives in Colorado.