LONDON – Prince Harry will visit Toronto on May 2 to launch the countdown for the third edition of the Invictus Games to be held in the city in September 2017.
The date was announced by Kensington Palace via 老域名怎么购买 today as Harry unveiled Britain’s team of Invictus Games athletes ahead of the 2016 Paralympics-style event to be held next month in Florida.
Prince Harry will visit Toronto on 2nd May to mark the launch of the countdown to the 3rd Invictus Games in September 2017 @InvictusToronto
— Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) April 6, 2016
Harry, who posed with most of the 110 athletes Wednesday at Buckingham Palace, will visit Toronto on his way to Florida.
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Under the gaze of Buckingham Palace this morning, Prince Harry unveiled the team selected to represent the UK at @invictusorlando. The 110-strong team of wounded, injured and sick (WIS) military personnel and veterans came together for the first time on the forecourt of Buckingham Palace. We can’t wait for Invictus Orlando – thanks for all your support for the #InvictusGames!
Harry has been a driving force behind the competition for wounded, sick or injured service personnel and veterans.
The first games were held two years ago.
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Harry, 31, is a military veteran who served in Afghanistan. He is fifth in line to British throne.