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23rd October 2018
6,000 students to experience Invictus Games Sydney 2018 this week

Hundreds of school students have been arriving at Sydney Olympic Park for school workshops at the Invictus Games Sydney 2018 presented by Jaguar Land Rover. A joint initiative of the Department of Education and the Department of Premier and Cabinet, the Invictus Games Sydney 2018 Education Project was launched back in August and provides high quality curriculum materials […]

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22nd October 2018
“Kia ora!”

“Kia ora New Zealand!”, I bellow, as I stride into the Team NZ camp. ‘Kia ora’ is a popular greeting, a way to say ‘hi’ or ‘hello’ in New Zealand, but it’s literal translation from Maori is, ‘have life be well/healthy’. A particular poignant phrase as I would come to discover. “Kia ora”, the response […]

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21st October 2018
The Estonian Rhumba

The Invictus Games Foundation joined the cycling competition at the Royal Botanic Gardens on Sunday. As competitors, family members, and supporters milled around the track, we caught up with one of Team Estonia for the Invictus Games Sydney 2018. Margus Hoop is a big Estonian, and looks tough. It’s a little intimidating, and as I […]

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20th October 2018
A speech by The Duke of Sussex at the Invictus Games Sydney 2018 Opening Ceremony

Saturday 20th October, 2018 Sydney Opera House Hello Sydney. Hello Australia. And hello Invictus. On this day in 1973, my grandmother, The Queen stood in front of this Opera House and declared it open. Forty-five years later, to the day, it is my honour to be standing in front of this iconic symbol of Australia’s place […]

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20th October 2018
Have you got a Luna or a Lene?

The Invictus Games Foundation joined the Jaguar Land Rover Driving Challenge, on Cockatoo Island. The first medal event of the Invictus Games Sydney 2018… “Here he’s not the only one” Luna says. “He’s with friends and other people just like him. Here he’s happy.” 13-year-old Luna is bright, confident, mature and – thankfully for me […]

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19th October 2018
“Today is just about being with each other.”

It’s the Invictus Games Sydney 2018, and the Invictus Games Foundation have joined the Golf Open, presented by ISPS Handa. “Take your time Janusz. Don’t rush it, keep your head down, you’ve got all the time in the world my friend.” It’s clearly not Keith’s first rodeo. The seventy-something year old Canadian has done this […]

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3rd October 2018
Special Gala Performance of Bat Out Of Hell – The Musical in support of the Invictus Games Foundation: Thursday 6th December 2018

In April 2018, hit West End show, Bat Out Of Hell – The Musical, announced a wide-ranging global partnership with the Invictus Games Foundation, the governing body of the Invictus Games. The producers are now delighted to be able to announce a special Gala Performance of the musical in support of the Invictus Games Foundation […]

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25th September 2018
First Australian Coin with Braille Released for Invictus Games 2018

With less than one month to go until the Invictus Games Sydney 2018 presented by Jaguar Land Rover, Australia’s first coin featuring braille text has been released by the Royal Australian Mint (the Mint), an Official Supporter of the 2018 Games. The coloured $1 collectable coin is the first of its kind in Australia and […]

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4th June 2018
HRH The Duke of Sussex Announces 2020 Invictus Games to be Held in The Hague

  MONDAY 4TH JUNE 2018: HRH The Duke of Sussex, Patron of the Invictus Games Foundation, today announced that the fifth Games – to be held in May 2020 – will be hosted in The Hague, The Netherlands. Invictus Games Foundation Patron, HRH The Duke of Sussex said “I am delighted to announce that The […]

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23rd May 2018
Former Invictus Games Competitor Launches Exciting New Partnership with There But Not There

There But Not There, the First World War campaign led by former Chief of the General Staff, General The Lord Dannatt, has launched in the United States today in partnership with the Invictus Games Foundation. The money raised from the sale of Tommies in the United States, will benefit US and UK armed forces charities, […]

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30th April 2018
Bat Out of Hell Announce Partnership with Invictus Games Foundation

Hit West End musical, Bat out of Hell – The Musical, has today announced a wide-ranging partnership to support the Invictus Games Foundation. An initial financial contribution has been generously given by Bat out of Hell – The Musical as part of a year-long sponsorship to the Invictus Games Foundation, to assist as it delivers […]

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18th April 2018
“To Me the Invictus Games is About Never Giving Up”

Nicola joined the Army aged 17. During basic training she suffered a blackout, was hospitalised and subsequently medically discharged. Nicola profoundly missed military life and the feeling of being part of a team so she joined the Territorial Army, first as an engineer before transferring to the Royal Army Medical Corps. In 2004 Nicola joined […]

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