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US Invictus Team Send Off

Date: Saturday, May 2 2020 to Sunday, May 3 2020

Location Information

Location: Pro Football Hall of Fame
2121 George Halas Dr. NW
Canton, Ohio

Contact Information

Phone: 330.456.8207

The Pro Football Hall of Fame, in partnership with the United States Veterans Chamber of Commerce, will host 65 athletes for a week-long training session and send-off events before departing to compete in The Invictus Games.

The U.S. Invictus Team, comprised of wounded, ill, and injured military athletes from all five branches of the U.S. Military, will unite in Canton to bond as one team representing the U.S. Military at The Invictus Games 2020 The Hague. The week of training in Canton, Ohio includes sessions open to the public taking place at the Pro Football Hall of Fame, Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium, National Youth Football & Sports Complex, and Perry Career and Wellness Center. The following training events are open to public spectators:

  • Wheelchair Basketball
    Location: Perry Career & Wellness Center
    Saturday, May 2, 2020 - 12:30 to 2:30 p.m.
    Sunday, May 3, 2020 - 12:30 to 2:30 p.m.
  • Wheelchair Rugby
    Location: Perry Career & Wellness Center
    Saturday, May 2, 2020 - 9:00 to 11:00 a.m.
    Sunday, May 3, 2020 - 9:00 to 11:00 a.m.
  • Rowing
    Location: Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium
    Saturday, May 2, 2020 - 12:30 to 2:30 p.m.
    Saturday, May 2, 2020 - 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. Location:  Pro Football Hall of Fame
    Sunday, May 3, 2020 - 9:00 to 11:00 a.m.
    Sunday, May 3, 2020 - 3:00 to 5:00 p.m.
  • Track
    Location: National Youth Football & Sports Complex
    Saturday, May 2, 2020 - 9:00 to 11:00 a.m.
    Sunday, May 3, 2020 - 12:30 to 2:30 p.m.
  • Field
    Location:  National Youth Football & Sports Complex
    Saturday, May 2, 2020 - 9:00 to 11:00 a.m.
    Saturday, May 2, 2020 - 12:30 to 2:30 p.m.
    Sunday, May 3, 2020 - 9:00 to 11:00 a.m.
  • Sitting Volleyball
    Location:  Perry Career & Wellness Center
    Saturday, May 2, 2020 - 3:00 to 5:00 p.m.
    Sunday, May 3, 2020 - 3:00 to 5:00 p.m.
  • Archery
    Location:  Pro Football Hall of Fame
    Saturday, May 2, 2020 - 12:30 to 2:30 p.m.
    Saturday, May 2, 2020 - 3:00 to 5:00 p.m.
    Sunday, May 3, 2020 - 12:30 to 2:30 p.m.
    Sunday, May 3, 2020 - 3:00 to 5:00 p.m.
  • Powerlifting
    Location:  Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium
    Saturday, May 2, 2020 - 9:00 to 11:00 a.m.
    Sunday, May 3, 2020 - 12:30 to 2:30 p.m.
  • Swimming
    Location: Perry Career & Wellness Center
    Saturday, May 2, 2020 - 9:00 to 11:00 a.m.
    Sunday, May 3, 2020 - 9:00 to 11:00 a.m.

Public spectator seating is limited and available first-come, first-served.

The U.S. Invictus Team athletes, coaches, caregivers, and staff will be celebrated during a send-off event before departing Canton, Ohio to the Netherlands to compete against 17 Allied Nations in 12 athletic competitions during The Invictus Games The Hague 2020. The Invictus Games is an international adaptive sporting event for wounded, injured and sick servicemen and women, both serving and veteran. 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.

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