Lt. Cmdr. Dan Cnossen was serving as the platoon commander for SEAL Team One in Afghanistan in September 2009 when he was wounded by an (IED) improvised explosive device. Cnossen was awarded both a Purple Heart and a Bronze Star with Valor from the Secretary of the Navy for his service in combat. Dan has been on the team since 2011. He has competed in the 2014 and 2018 Paralympics resulting in six medals. His hobbies include running, reading, traveling and surfing.
|Year Made Team||2016|
Years of Participation: 2011, 2013, 2015, 2019
Top Finish: 5th - 2015 (biathlon individual, cross-country sprint)
Most Recent: Silver – 2019
Two-time Paralympian (2014, 2018); Six-time Paralympic medalist (1 gold, 4 silver, 1 bronze)
PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games:
Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games:
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