FAQ

FAQ

  • What are the Invictus Games?

    The Invictus Games is an international sporting event for wounded, injured and sick Servicemen and women, both serving and veterans. 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.

    The word ‘Invictus’ means ‘unconquered’. It embodies the fighting spirit of the wounded, injured and sick service personnel and what these tenacious men and women can achieve, post injury.Please click here to find out more.

  • When and where are the next Invictus Games?

    The next Invictus Games will take place in Zuiderpark The Hague, The Netherlands from 9-16 May 2020.

  • What sports will be at the Invictus Games The Hague 2020?

    The Invictus Games The Hague 2020 will include the following 10 core sports:

    Team sports: wheelchair basketball; wheelchair rugby; sitting volleyball.

    Individual sports: athletics (track and field); archery; powerlifting; swimming; indoor rowing; JLR Driving Challenge and cycling.

  • Where can I find information about volunteering at the Invictus Games The Hague 2020?

    To successfully deliver the Invictus Games The Hague 2020, we need a team of enthusiastic and passionate supporters, that will help make the Invictus Games The Hague 2020 a memorable and inspiring experience for the competitors and their families and friends. You can no longer apply as volunteer. Please join our newsletter and we will keep you informed about this exciting event as our plans develop and will provide information on opportunities for you to get involved.

  • Where can I sign-up to stay updated on the latest news about the Invictus Games The Hague 2020?

    To join the journey to the Invictus Games The Hague 2020, register to our newsletter for updates and follow #IG2020 via our social channels. (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Linkedin, Youtube)

  • Where can I find more information about hospitality/sponsoring possibilities?

    We are excited to be accompanied on the journey of the Invictus Games The Hague 2020 by Invictus Games partners. Their support not only helps us deliver a great Games, but also builds initiatives that inspire connected, healthy and active lifestyles for those facing both physical and mental health challenges. The organising committee is currently offering various partnerships opportunities. Do you want to become part of the Invictus Games The Hague 2020? Your support will help us make a profound difference to the lives of wounded, injured and sick servicemen and women. Global as well as local partnerships for the Invictus Games The Hague 2020 are currently under negotiation. For interest please contact us at partnerships@invictusgames2020.nl

  • Where can I find more information about the sports schedule of the Invictus Games The Hague 2020?

    When all the teams and competitors are confirmed, the final sports schedule will be presented. This will be somewhere beginning of 2020.

  • How many competitors will take part in the Invictus Games The Hague 2020?

    The number of competitors for Invictus Games 2020 is set at 500. The Invictus Games The Hague 2020 is open to all Wounded, Injured and Sick (WIS) Armed Forces personnel. The competitors must be serving or ex-serving personnel. The competition will be fully inclusive. It is open to professionals and participants with no prior experience, including competitors who are new to the sport in which they will compete.

    Invictus Games The Hague 2020 will encourage the participation of competitors whatever the nature of their wound, injury or sickness, and regardless of whether the nature of the disability is mental or physical. The competition schedule will be designed to ensure opportunities to competitors across the spectrum of wounds, injuries and sicknesses, and will encourage fair competition bearing in mind the various levels of experience. Consideration will be given to training and coaching opportunities immediately before the Games, and “have a go” experiences will be offered to competitors to try new sports at Invictus Games 2020.

  • Can I sign-up as a single competitor for the Invictus Games The Hague 2020?

    To find the contact details of the relevant person for your nation, please email info@invictusgames.org.

  • I am/was a member of the Armed Forces and I’d like to take part in The Hague 2020 Games. Where can I find out more information or sign-up?

    To find the contact details of the relevant person for your nation, please email info@invictusgames.org.

  • I’d like to invite the Invictus Games 2020 organisation to give a presentation about the Games (schools,seminars,companies etc.) Where do I go?

    Please send an email with detailed request to seeyou@invictusgames2020.nl

  • I’d like to work/do an internship for the Invictus Games The Hague 2020. Where can I find more information?

    Many thanks for your interest in working for the Invictus Games The Hague 2020 however we are not currently recruiting.

  • Where can I find more information about tickets for the Invictus Games The Hague 2020?

    Ticketsales will start August 20, 2019. Prices will be between 7.50 – 15 euros (excluding opening and closing). More information about ticket sales please visit www.invictusgames2020.nl/en/tickets

  • Are children free of charge?

    The Invictus Games Park (Zuiderpark) is free of charge for everybody. You only need tickets for watching the competitions in the grand stands at the sports venues.

    Children up to the age of 4 are free of charge, but they don’t have their own seat.

    Junior tickets are valid for children under 18 years.

  • Do I have access to all sports with a dayticket?

    No, a dayticket gives access to all sessions of a particular sport on a specific day.

  • Can I bring a helper to the wheelchair platform?

    Every visitor needs his or her own ticket. This means that, for a visitor in a wheelchair and an accompanist/helper, you need to order 2 wheelchair tickets. Due to limited availability on a wheelchair platform, each visitor in a wheelchair can only bring 1 accompanist on the platform. Seats are available for the accompanist/helper.

  • Are the venues fixed seating?

    No, all tickets have flexible seating.

  • I placed an order but have not received my tickets, what now?

    If you did not receive tickets or confirmation email, please contact our ticketpartner CM.com via support.tickets@cm.com

  • When do the tickets for the opening and closing ceremony go on sale?

    The expected time to start the ticket sales is January 2020