What’s this all about?

To use the power of the sport of dragon boating to inspire recovery, support rehabilitation, and generate a wider understanding and respect for those who serve, and have served, with HM Forces.

Purple warriors are fully supported by the military’s Battle Back programme

It's a family...

Paul - Purple Warrior

Watch What It Means To Paul...

It's the best therapy...

Colin - Purple Warrior

Watch What It Means To Colin...

They Said You'll never walk again

Lance Corporal Mark Harding was told he would never walk again. Then, in 2014, he represented Great Britain in the Dragon Boat European Championships.


Mark's Story
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ANOTHER SOLDIERS STORY

Stuart toured in Iraq and the Falklands. He tragically lost his leg. He battles with PTSD and has been pushed to the edge. He is now a Purple Warrior and this is his story, in his own words.

STUART'S STORY
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