On Thursday, January 18th The CBS Veterans Network co-sponsored a special CBS Speaker Series event, featuring Rob Jones, a United States Marine Corps veteran and marathon runner. Rob Jones was injured while deployed to Afghanistan in 2010, and as a result of his injury became a double-amputee.
Rob Jones completed a month long back to back marathon challenge in which he ran 31 marathons in 31 days in 31 different major cities to raise awareness and funds for wounded veteran charities. His story was featured on KCBS/KCAL News, please click the link below to view the full story:
He is pictured here with (left to right) Per Wingerup, Carmen Bonet, and Joel Molinoff of CBS.