​​Never Ending Battle After Iraq

A Marine's Road To Recovery

A True, Inspiration story By: Bryan Carpenter

Bryan E. Carpenter

I don't chase dreams, I catch them.


Bryan has been and still is determined to beat all the odds the doctors ever gave him, and so far, he has done his best at achieving that. Although, he still struggles every day with his PTSD, his Traumatic Brain Injury, and the pain from his physical injuries caused in combat. He has dedicated his life to Physical Therapy. Although he may struggle with his combat injuries, he never lets the injuries limit him. 

He strives every day to help others. He is an inspirational speaker; speaking to school shooting victims, middle school students, open events, etc. He is a gym trainer, and MMA Coach; trying his hardest to help people achieve their goals after suffering the pain he had gone through from his goals and dreams being destroyed. He was Bouncer at night clubs, went to the Fire Academy, threw out the Ceremonial Opening Pitch in 2012 for the Cleveland Indians, he has even been the Grand Marshall in his hometown parade.