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Air Force Trials is a Paralympic-style competitive event featuring sports adapted to the individual capabilities of the wounded warrior athletes. Each athlete is competing to earn one of 40 Primary slots on Team Air Force in hopes of competing at the Department of Defense Warrior Games.   



Are you ready to push yourself, test your skills, and vie for your spot on the 2022 Warrior Games Team?  If your response is “YES”, you are cordially invited to register for the 2022 Air Force Trials being March 19-27 taking place in San Antonio, TX at JBSA Randolph!

Programs being offered at this event:

Adaptive Sports – 12 sports will be offered (Powerlifting, Cycling, Swimming, Archery, Rowing, Track, Field, Golf, Shooting, Wheelchair Basketball, Sitting Volleyball, and Wheelchair Rugby).  You will need to select up to 4 individual sports and no more than 2 team sports when you register for this event to be as competitive for selection as possible.

All applications will go through a selection process, ensuring we fill a diverse field of competitors based on below selection criteria;

  1. All selections must be enrolled into the AFW2 Program and priority will be given to participants in the following order:
    1. Active Duty/Guard/Reserve
    2. TDRL
    3. PDRL - AFW2 will be help connect Warriors with Non-Profit organizations who will help fund a limited number of attendees (number not yet determined).  If you are NOT selected for one of these funded slots but want to attend using your own funding, please contact the AFW2 staff at
  2. Athletes who have not competed at a previous Air Force Trials or Warrior Games will have priority in the selection process ahead of participants who have competed previously. 

Selection for the 2022 Warrior Games Team will be announced during the closing celebration on 3 March.

Caregiver – If, as a Warrior, you require Caregiver for this event, YOU MUST register the Caregiver separately by selecting "Add Caregiver" on the Summary page at the end of the Warrior registration page.  **You will be asked to provide a statement explaining how your Caregiver assists you with your activities of daily living, and Caregivers will be approved on an individual basis.**

Registration closes 31 December 2021 at 11:59pm Central Time!

**You will not be able to register after this date.**

If you have questions or concerns with registration for this event, please connect with us via email at the address below with AF TRIALS REGISTRATION QUESTION in the subject line:

Adaptive Sports -




Come out and show your support in person or login virtually for AFW2 athletes competing for a spot on the Warrior Games Team Air Force. For more info click here for competition dates.