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Departure event for Team Canada Invictus Games 2020 The Hague

Canada News Centre
12 Apr 2022, 03:03 GMT+10

April 11, 2022 - Ottawa - National Defence / Canadian Armed Forces

Media are invited to a departure event for Team Canada, as they head to the Netherlands to represent Canada at this year's Invictus Games The Hague 2020.

Team Canada's 28-person contingent includes 12 serving members and 16 Veterans of the Canadian Armed Forces, who acquired an illness or a physical or mental health injury while serving Canada. They will join more than 500 competitors from 16 other countries competing in nine adaptive sports throughout the course of Invictus Games The Hague 2020, which will take place April 16-22, 2022.

When:             Wednesday, April 13, 2022, at 11 a.m. (Media are asked to arrive no later than 10:45 a.m.)

Where:            Canada Reception Centre

                          Hangar 11

                          190 Convair Private

                          Ottawa, ON

Notes to editor / news director:

Interviews with team members will be available following the official portion of the event.

Parking for media will be available onsite. Please contact Captain Stephany Lura, Team Canada Public Affairs Officer to RSVP or for more details.

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