Jose Martinez is a competitive surfer and member of the USA Surfing National Adaptive Surf Team. He is also a veteran, having served with the US Army. While serving in Afghanistan, Jose lost 3 of his limbs in an IED explosion. It was in the years since his injury that Jose found surfing, and he has been making an impression in the sport ever since.
In this episode, Jose and Joshua talk about their love of surfing and their experience in competing on the US Team together. Jose also goes deep on his recovery from his injury, and what he does to persevere when things get tough. This is not an episode to be missed.
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He’s also got a sick nonprofit helping out veterans and first responders called Four Season Fighters. Please give them a moment of your time.