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Anthony Booth

Anthony Booth

“Being a part of the Invictus family would also enable me to challenge myself physically and mentally, but knowing there will always be someone by my side.”

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Steven Baldwin

Steven Baldwin

Since leaving the forces and especially over the last ten-years, former Army Private Steven Baldwin has really struggled with his mental health and almost totally withdrawn from society.

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Stephen Ashcroft

Stephen Ashcroft

Stephen Ashcroft will be balancing his Invictus Games journey with completing a PhD in crop genetics.

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Jordan Armitage

Jordan Armitage

Lance Corporal Jordan Armitage, of County Durham, said taking part in the Team UK trials at Sheffield not only helped with his knee injury, but enabled him to start dealing with his mental health struggles

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David Anderson

David Anderson

He hopes the Invictus Games will hopefully allow him to reconnect with his family, something which has been missing since injury.

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Julian Allen

Julian Allen

Former Private from the 2nd battalion, the light infantry, Julian Allen of Somerset was inspired to be a part of Team UK after watching two of his friends take part in the 2016 and 2017 Games.

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Tommy Lowther (1)

Tommy Lowther

Tommy Lowther was just 18 when he was deployed to Northern Ireland in 2000. He describes, in his own words, feeling like a boy in a man’s world.

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Paul Colling

Paul Colling

Army veteran Paul Colling lost the life and the job he loved after a traumatic leg injury left him in near-constant pain.

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Paula Knott

Paula Knott

Paula Knott’s career in the RAF came to an end in 1989 following a leg injury. In the years that followed, she had to deal not just with physical pain, but the psychological impact of losing both her job and a life she loved.

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Dave Watson

Dave Watson

Dave Watson’s life changed forever when he stepped on a hidden bomb in Afghanistan in 2010, losing both legs and an arm. He can still vividly remember the horrific details of that day.

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Kev Gray

Kev Gray

Kev Gray was discharged from the army in 1995, suffering with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) triggered by experiences in Northern Ireland and the first Gulf War.

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Lee Patmore

Lee Patmore

Veteran Lee Patmore was forced to leave the Royal Navy in 1999 after damaging his back whilst in training.

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