SSG Ollie Knowland, Active Duty

Current Location:


Military Occupational Specialty (MOS)/Current Occupation:


WTU of Recovery:

  Warrior Transition Battalion-Europe (WTB-E), Kaiserslautern, Germany


  San Antonio, Texas


  Robert E. Lee High School, San Antonio, Texas; Trident University


  Cycling, Sitting Volleyball, Track, Field

Injury or Illness:


An avid cyclist, San Antonio, Texas native Staff Sgt. Ollie Knowland now uses the sport as a means to facilitate recovery. A wounded Soldier, Knowland participates in adaptive reconditioning activities like cycling and other sports at the Warrior Transition Battalion-Europe in Kaiserslautern, Germany.

“I participate in cycling, track and field, volleyball and basketball,” he said. “I like the teamwork.”

After taking home a silver medal in a track event at the 2014 U.S. Army Warrior Trials, he joins the Army team as an alternate in cycling, sitting volleyball and track at Warrior Games.

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Warrior Games
SSG Ollie Knowland