2013 Weeki Wachee Warrior Challenge

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The third annual Weeki Wachee Warrior Challenge will be held from September 20th – 22nd 2013 and will serve as a specialized SCUBA diving event and fund raiser for the non-profit organization SOF Bionic Wounded Warriors. Donations provide transportation, food and lodging for our participating athletes.  100% of all donations go directly to providing services to our athletes,


All online donations will be provided with an immediate receipt via email from PayPal, please print retain this email for your records. 

Event Schedule

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Weeki Wachee Springs State Park welcomes back wounded warriors of the US Special Operations Forces for the 3rd annual Weeki Wachee Warrior Challenge September 20th -22nd.The three day event provides specialized SCUBA training and is a fund raiser for the nonprofit organization SOF Bionic Warriors which provides assistance to wounded veterans of the The Formula H2O® underwater racing events and world famous mermaid shows will be staged in the Weeki Wachee Springs State Park, one of Florida’s greatest natural resources.

The mermaids are a culturally significant part of Florida’s tourism industry and that they are truly an iconic symbol of the park.  Spectators can experience all of the festivities from the unique underwater theater and race events with regular park admission.Formula H2O® is the exciting underwater sport which features scuba divers racing on diver propulsion vehicle’s (DPV). The Weeki Wachee Warrior Challenge combines this thrilling new sport with specialized SCUBA training and competitive underwater events created specifically for veterans who have been injured while serving in the Special Forces of United States armed forces.

The three day event officially kicks off on Friday September 20th with a day of specialized dive training followed race practice of Saturday culminating with a packed with races on Sunday September  22nd.Formula H2O race events feature four underwater races pitting SCUBA divers racing diver propulsion vehicles in four classes in the magnificent 1st magnitude Springs of the Weeki Wachee Springs State Park.  Divers and non-divers can watch the races and the regularly schedule mermaid shows from the unique underwater theater that provides an amazing view into the crystal clear water of the springs.

Special Operations Bionic Warriors Inc. is a 501 (c)(3)  non-profit organization founded in 2012.  You may deduct charitable contributions of money or property if you itemize your deductions. Please consult the Internal Revenue Service or a tax professional for more information on if you are eligible to claim any charitable deductions.  (EIN: 453980482)

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