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20th March 2016
Invictus Games 2014 Competitors Line Up for Sport Relief Mile

London, 20 March – The Invictus Games’ involvement with Sport Relief continued today with competitors from the 2014 Games taking part in the Sainsbury’s Sport Relief Mile at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. Luke Darlington, Derek Derenalagi, Ray Lowrie, Mickaela Richards, Ben Wagon and Sam Stocks all lined up earlier this afternoon for a special Invictus mile, one of […]

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16th March 2016
Prince Harry Announces Third Invictus Games in Toronto

London, 16 March 2016 – Prince Harry, Patron of the Invictus Games Foundation, today announced that the third Invictus Games have been awarded to Toronto, Canada. The Invictus Games Toronto 2017 will take place in September 2017 and will have more competitors, more participating nations and more sports than ever before. Making the announcement via […]

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10th March 2016
2014 Invictus Games Competitors Gear up for Sport Relief

10 March 2016 – Prince Harry attended a Sport Relief training session this week to lend his support to the two 2014 Invictus Games competitors who will be taking part in Sport Relief: Clash of the Titans on Friday 18th March as part of the Sport Relief Night of TV on BBC One. Double Olympic […]

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7th March 2016
Tickets for Invictus Games Orlando 2016 Now on Sale

The 2016 Invictus Games Organising Committee today announced that tickets for the 2016 Invictus Games are now on sale. Fans can go to http://invictusgames2016.org/tickets/ to learn more and buy tickets. The Invictus Games Orlando 2016 presented by Jaguar Land Rover will take place on May 8-12 at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in Orlando, […]

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29th February 2016
Invictus Games Foundation Supports Bethnal Green Academy’s ‘Celebrating Difference Week’

29 February 2016 – Three competitors from the 2014 Invictus Games last week attended Bethnal Green Academy’s ‘Celebrating Difference Week’, an annual event which champions disability and difference, challenges ignorance and promotes awareness. Andy Grant, a former Royal Marine and double Gold medal winning Invictus Games athlete helped kick off the special week with a […]

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28th February 2016
How Sport has Allowed me to Continue Serving my Country

Corie Mapp, 2014 Invictus Games competitor for UK Armed Forces team I joined the army in 2005 and served with the Household Cavalry during my time. I did a two-year stint on ceremonial duty in London before moving to Combermere Barracks in Windsor for formation reconnaissance. In 2009, I deployed to Musa Quala district centre […]

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21st February 2016
Invictus Games Orlando 2016 Showcased at 109th Nyrr Millrose Games

21 February 2016 – Five US competitors training for the Invictus Games Orlando 2016 this weekend took part in the “Invictus Dash” at the 109th NYRR Millrose Games ahead of the infamous NYRR Wannamaker Mile. Created through a partnership between the 2016 Invictus Games Organising Committee, the Department of Defense and the NYRR Millrose Games, […]

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18th February 2016
How Sport and Exercise can Help During and Following Treatment for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

David Murtagh BSc MSc, Senior Occupational Therapist at Combat Stress At Combat Stress we recognise the importance of exercise in the recovery and relapse prevention during and following treatment for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. In the same way that physical exercise is important during basic training it is critical during the period of post deployment and […]

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16th February 2016
Applications for Media Accreditation at the 2016 Invictus Games Now Open

The Invictus Games Orlando 2016 Organising Committee today announced that applications for media accreditation at the 2016 Invictus Games are now open. The Invictus Games Orlando 2016 will take place from 8 – 12 May 2016 at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in Orlando, Florida. Founded by Prince Harry the Invictus Games is […]

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15th February 2016
How Sport Helped With my Recovery – Physically and Psychologically

Andy Grant, British competitor in the 2014 Invictus Games The link between mental health and sport is not a new one, but for me, I began to take notice in the summer of 2012 at the time of the London 2012 Paralympic Games. This was also around the time I was adjusting to life as […]

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5th February 2016
Katherine Jenkins OBE Named as 2016 Invictus Games Ambassador

Invictus Games Orlando 2016 today announced that Welsh mezzo-soprano Katherine Jenkins OBE as an Ambassador for the 2016 Invictus Games. As part of her commitment to the Invictus Games Orlando 2016, presented by Jaguar Land Rover, Jenkins will be supporting competitor training events and raising awareness for adaptive sports and the important role they play for wounded, […]

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5th February 2016
My Disability Became my Strength

Marianne Hüche, Danish competitor at the 2014 Invictus Games My name is Marianne Hüche, I am 50 years old and have two adult children. I am currently working as Operations Manager in a Danish design company based in Copenhagen. In March 1990 I was involved in a traffic accident during a military exercise. I was […]

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