Chris Van Etten and Remi Adeleke: Veterans Who Have Become Beacons of Resilience

Chris Van Etten and Remi Adeleke: 2 Military Vets Making a Name for Themselves in the Fitness World
 Jay Sullivan

Chris Van Etten

After someone posted a pic on Facebook of ex-Marine Chris Van Etten training at the gym, the double amputee earned legions of fans. The buff vet, who lost his legs in an IED blast in Afghanistan in 2012, is now a model for Jockey and a hands-down hero.

Remi Adeleke

At age 5, Nigerian Remi Adeleke was uprooted to the Bronx, NY, where he sold drugs before going straight and becoming a Navy SEAL. Today Adeleke, who’s also a Jockey model, is a TV and film actor.