Author: admin

Jun 29, 2021
New We Are Invictus moderators appointed from Canada and New Zealand

Following the appointment of 8 moderators from Australia, the UK and the USA, the Invictus Games Foundation are delighted to announce that 4 new representatives from Canada and New Zealand have now joined the team! These volunteers are drawn from the community of international wounded injured or sick service personnel, and will be supporting the […]

Continue Reading

May 24, 2021
Join us in our Lap of Holland

Join the Invictus Family in our attempt to complete a virtual circumnavigation of The Netherlands in just 24 hours! Walk, Run, Wheel, Cycle, Row, or Swim and add your distances to the tally. To mark the week that would have been the Invictus Games The Hague 2020 this year, we are calling on the help […]

Continue Reading

May 21, 2021
The IGF Conversation: ‘Learning and Emerging from the COVID-19 Pandemic: The Role of Sport’

The Invictus Games Foundation (IGF) is pleased to announce the next iteration of its ‘Conversation’ series as a webinar on Wednesday, 2nd June 2021 between 1400-1545 British Summer Time. Along with a number of other events, it will occur during the ‘Games Week’ when the Invictus Games The Hague would have taken place in 2021. […]

Continue Reading

May 10, 2021
New Chair for the Invictus Games Foundation

The Invictus Games Foundation is delighted to announce a new Chair of its Board of Trustees, with the appointment of Lord Charles Allen of Kensington CBE. Charles joined the board as a trustee in 2020, and following Sir Keith Mills standing down as Chair at the last board meeting after 6 years in the role, […]

Continue Reading

Indoor Rowing image
May 06, 2021
British Rowing announces updated indoor adaptive rowing classifications following Invictus Games Foundation guidance

British Rowing has announced updated indoor adaptive rowing classifications and event formats. The new and improved approach will open indoor rowing competitions and events up to even more adaptive rowers, ‘levelling the playing field’ as well as enabling more engaging racing. The new classifications and event formats have been developed in conjunction with the Invictus […]

Continue Reading

Josh Boggi celebrates in Indoor Rowing
May 01, 2021
New Community Liaison Officer for the Invictus Games Foundation

The Invictus Games Foundation has appointed a new Community Liaison Officer, Josh Boggi, to further strengthen the opportunities provided for international wounded injured and sick service personnel to recover together as part of the We Are Invictus online community. Thanks to funding from the Armed Forces Covenant Fund Trust, this two-year contract provides an opportunity […]

Continue Reading

Apr 07, 2021
Invictus Games The Hague 2020 confirmed for April 16-22, 2022

April 7, 2021 – The Invictus Games The Hague 2020 presented by Jaguar Land Rover, which has already been postponed twice due to the Coronavirus pandemic, has found a new date in the Spring of 2022, and will be held from April 16 to 22. The new date has been decided by the Invictus Games […]

Continue Reading

Apr 06, 2021
New Netflix series to cover the Invictus Games Foundation and the journey to the Invictus Games The Hague 2020

HEART OF INVICTUS IS THE WORKING TITLE FOR A NEW DOCU-SERIES FROM OSCARⓇ-WINNING DOCUMENTARIANS ORLANDO VON EINSIEDEL AND JOANNA NATASEGARA, WHICH WILL REVEAL THE HUMAN STORIES AND RESILIENT SPIRIT BEHIND THE INVICTUS GAMES. London (April 6, 2021) – The Invictus Games Foundation will be part of the first Netflix series to come from Archewell Productions. Heart […]

Continue Reading

Mar 12, 2021
New position with the Invictus Games Foundation to support We Are Invictus

The Invictus Games Foundation is excited to be looking for an Invictus Community Liaison Officer, which is a new part-time role within the team supporting the community via We Are Invictus. Location: Home-working with occasional visits to central office (Borough, London) Salary: £21,000 for 3.5 days per week (FTE £30,000) Closing date: 1200 22 March […]

Continue Reading

Mar 05, 2021
Supporting the physical health and wellbeing of the NHS

As our community of international service personnel and veterans recovering from trauma know, looking after your physical health is key to supporting your overall health and wellbeing, including your mental health.  As such, we have been working with the NHS to offer the experiences shared by our community in the hope that lessons learned in […]

Continue Reading

Feb 23, 2021
Next round of volunteer moderator applications now open!

To further support and develop the We Are Invictus platform and network, the Invictus Games Foundation is looking for MORE members of the international wounded, injured and sick service personnel and veteran community to apply as volunteer moderators! Following the announcement of the first intake of moderators here: https://invictusgamesfoundation.org/new-moderators-appointed-for-we-are-invictus/, the second phase will be rolled […]

Continue Reading

Feb 19, 2021
New moderators appointed for We Are Invictus

8 new moderators drawn from previous Invictus Games host nations have now been appointed to support the Invictus Games Foundation in their work with international wounded injured or sick Service personnel and veterans (WIS). Facilitating the use of the custom-built We Are Invictus platform and app, the moderators will be supporting the team with helping […]

Continue Reading

Feb 10, 2021
Supporting frontline healthcare workers with lessons learned from Invictus

London, Wednesday February 10th 2021. The Invictus Games Foundation has collaborated with the NHS to provide guidance on how to support the physical, mental, and social wellbeing of the NHS staff during and following the Covid19 pandemic, based on advice and lessons learned in recovery by the wider Invictus Community. Following the success of a […]

Continue Reading

Feb 02, 2021
The Invictus Games The Hague postponed

London and The Hague, Tuesday 2nd February. The Invictus Games The Hague 2020, presented by Jaguar Land Rover, was due to take place this year from May 29 to June 5, 2021, and has now been postponed. The Invictus Games Foundation and the Organising Committee, after consultation with the teams, partners and stakeholders, intend to […]

Continue Reading

Jan 15, 2021
The Invictus Games Foundation launch ‘Powered by Invictus’ Virtual Sports Leagues

Taking part in physical activity has been proven to have physical, mental and social benefits. However, lockdown restrictions and a lack of competitive sport, has made it harder for our community to get together, and use sport in their recovery from wounds, injuries, or illnesses. Enter the Powered by Invictus Leagues! The Invictus Games Foundation […]

Continue Reading

Jan 14, 2021
Armed Forces Community Lockdown Awards

The Invictus Games Foundation is delighted to join Pathfinder International magazine to launch the Armed Forces Community Lockdown Awards in the UK, in association with Hugh James. 2020 has been the most trying of years for us all as the Coronavirus pandemic stopped the globe in its tracks. Rather than dwell on such a devastating […]

Continue Reading