Friendship and camaraderie at the athletics
Athletics saw two days of fantastic competition in front of large and adoring crowds. Iyad Salem Mahmoud Mestarehi from Jordan reflects on the friendships and camaraderie he experienced at the Games.
At the Games with David Beckham
Remarkable performances at the Invictus Games Day 7, including the first wheelchair basketball matches, medals in the archery and a visit from #IG2018 Ambassador David Beckham OBE at the athletics!
Love actually – Ryan McIntosh
Only six weeks after a landmine incident Ryan McIntosh was walking on his prosthetic leg. He had a newborn on the way and his wife had showed him some tough love, to ensure he maintained his independence. He wouldn’t be here without his wife Hannah.
Wheelchair rugby magic moments
Moments that matter from the wheelchair rugby final in which Australia defeated the UK 23-17.
Mental health support for veterans
Mental Health for Veterans was the Outreach Program theme on Thursday. The panel of experts gave their insights into the legacy they hope will come from Invictus Games Sydney 2018.
Rugby legends throw their support behind Games
Rugby legends threw their support behind Invictus Games Sydney 2018 as they took to the court in the Jaguar Land Rover Wheelchair Rugby Exhibition Match to celebrate the healing power of sport.
Meet the Fosters
Proud families are everywhere at Invictus Games Sydney 2018, with the Foster family being one of them. They were poolside as Tom won five events. His Olympian sister Sally introduces us to the family.
The power of volunteering
“When I think of volunteers … I grew up with these people.” The power of volunteering was the outreach legacy theme at Invictus Games Sydney 2018. Ian Thorpe OAM knows how important volunteers are.
Indigenous youth inspired by ‘Invictus Spirit’
Indigenous teenage boys attended powerlifting competition as part of the long term impact initiative for Invictus Games Sydney 2018 with the youth organisation Clontarf Foundation. The teenagers from Sydney’s western suburbs were joined by Invictus Games Sydney 2018 Ambassador Gus Worland, as well as Invictus Games Orlando 2016 powerlifter Sean Lawler, from Team Australia.
Sitting volleyball magic moments
Emotions of the winning moment and mates looking after mates!