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, Florida.

Bringing together more than 500 competitors from 15 nations, the Invictus Games are the only international adaptive sporting event for injured active duty and veteran service members. The Games use the power of sport to inspire recovery, support rehabilitation and generate a wider understanding and respect of all those who serve their country as well as their families and caregivers.

Today’s announcement provides competitors’ friends and families as well as fans from around the world the chance to have a front row experience at the Games.

Ken Fisher, Co-CEO of the 2016 Invictus Games said: “With just over two months left until the 2016 Invictus Games kick off, now is the time to buy your tickets. The Organizing Committee is excited that tickets are now on sale and we can’t wait to see Invictus supporters from across the country support our nation’s heroes as they compete for the gold.”

The US Team is captained by retired Army Captain Will Reynolds.

Captain Reynolds said: “Myself and my teammates cannot wait to start competing at the 2016 Invictus Games and want to encourage folks to buy their tickets today and be there to cheer us on, it will be an unforgettable event.”

Captain Reynolds lost his leg after an improvised explosive devise detonated in Iraq. He underwent 26 surgeries as doctors tried to save his left leg but they ended up amputating his left leg at the knee. During the 2014 Invictus Games in London, Captain Reynolds won four bronze medals in men’s classified 100-meter and 200-meter athletics sprints, the Road Race and the Time Trial in cycling. Originally from Pittsford, NY, Captain Reynolds and his wife and four children now reside in Bethesda, MD.

Ticket information:

Single Session Tickets – $18 for adults and $13 for children (3-18 years old), seniors, and veteran and active duty military personnel. Children under the age of three are free of charge. Single session tickets allow entry to a single designated sports session, which can be selected at time of purchase.

Spectators can purchase single session tickets for the following sporting events: archery, cycling, indoor rowing, power lifting, sitting volleyball, swimming, track and field, wheelchair basketball, wheelchair rugby and wheelchair tennis.

Ticket prices:

Under 3 years old

– Single session: Free

– Opening Ceremonies: Free

3-18 years old

– Single session: $13

– Opening Ceremonies: $45

Adult

– Single session: $18

– Opening Ceremonies: $65

Military (active duty and veteran)

– Single session: $13

– Opening Ceremonies: $45

Senior (60+)

– Single session: $13

– Opening Ceremonies: $45

To see all ticket options and make a purchase, fans can visit http://invictusgames2016.org/tickets/.

Tickets for the 2016 Invictus Games are available through Ticketmaster and over the phone at +1-800-745-3000.

About the 2016 Invictus Games

Presented by Jaguar Land Rover, the Invictus Games are the only international adaptive sporting event for injured active duty and veteran service members. The Games use the power of sport to inspire recovery, support rehabilitation and generate a wider understanding and respect of all those who serve their country as well as their families and caregivers. More than 500 competitors from 15 nations will compete in archery, cycling, indoor rowing, power lifting, sitting volleyball, swimming, track and field, wheelchair basketball, wheelchair rugby and wheelchair tennis.

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