How about some feel good news? Folly Beach resident, combat veteran, and Warrior Surf founder Andrew Manzi is one of CNN’s top 10 heroes of 2017. Congrats, Andrew. You can watch his story below — and vote for him for title of CNN Hero of the Year online now through Dec. 12.

Manzi founded Warrior Surf in May 2015 with the goal of using surfing as a tool to deal with post-transition challenges for vets such as PTSD, moral injury, and survivor’s guilt. Warrior Surf offers six week camps, which you can sign up for online.

Learn more about Warrior Surf at


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