Published on May 7th, 2016 | by mpower

Invictus Games 2016: Preview

“…It matters not how strait the gate,
How charged with punishments the scroll.
I am the master of my fate:
I am the captain of my soul.”

-Invictus by William Ernest Henley

Prince Harry of England joined the British Military like any Prince should.  He trained and defended his country.  Now he has taken up another fight support those veterans he fought next to.  The Invictus Games Foundation hosts their annual Invictus Games on May 8-12 at the ESPN Wild World of Sport complex in Orlando, FL.  Watch Prince Harry explain the purpose of the games and why they are so important.

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The event pits the branches of the military, Army, Navy, Air Force and Marines against each other in an Olympic style event.  15 Countries will be represented completing in 11 sports and even President and First Lady Obama, the Queen of England and Prime Minister of Canada have gotten in on the fun and started laying it down on which country is going to win the Invictus Games 2016.  Poster Rachel Patten has created “Fight Song” as the official track of the games and will be playing it at the closing ceremony.

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