Posts Tagged ‘Jacob Romo’

Mar 7

Wounded Marine, Jake Romo, Training at the KMW Official Training Center™ - MMA Academy, in San Diego, CA

“You don’t have any excuses!” – Jake Romo

Jake Romo, 22, lost both his legs while serving with the third Battalion, 5th Marines, in Sangin, Afghanistan.  Jake was on his first deployment with the Marines when he was in an IED explosion in Feb. 2011. He now lives in San Diego, Calif., with his wife and two young sons and is currently training with Krav Maga Worldwide™ Licensee and Instructor Mike Milhalkanin at the KMW Official Training Center™ in San Diego (MMA Academy).

CLICK HERE to read his story on NPR.

CLICK HERE to see him on FOX 5 San Diego.

What an inspiration he is!