Lynsey Kelly

After developing pains in her legs, which later turned out to be compartment syndrome, Lynsey’s once high activity level dropped along with her mood. Last year she finally decided to seek help and, with the support of family and friends, was introduced to Help for Heroes.

For Lynsey, competing in the Warrior Games means an awful lot: “I’d love to be able to assure myself that I can do it and I am worth it, despite my injuries and what I look like - even if I was the slowest and came last, I’d be made to feel like a winner, and really, what better way to do that than with people who care, want you to succeed and support you all the way?”