Episode 216

Tango Alpha Lima: Wounded veteran and powerlifting champ Omar 'Crispy' Avila


June 4th, 2024

1 hr 19 mins 48 secs

Season 5

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Sgt. Omar Avila, is an Army veteran who survived an IED blast that resulted in burns over 75% of his body and the amputation of right leg.

Better known as "Crispy," Avila joins the podcast to talk about his story of recovery, success as a paralympic athlete and his life of service dedicated to his country and his fellow veterans.

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