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Paul Inman

Paul Inman

The Invictus family gives me the support I need and also provides my family with the support they need by introducing them to people who understand their situation too.

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Nathan Huddy

Nathan Huddy

Watching the Invictus Games in 2018, Nathan was inspired to contact Help for Heroes and said it was like “a switch being flicked inside his head.”

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Lucy Holt

Lucy Holt

The 26-year-old former Senior Aircraftsman in the RAF hopes to use the Invictus experience to gain teaching qualifications so she can work with disabled children.

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Paul Hartley

Paul Hartley

The former Flight Sergeant, based in Cambridge, said taking part in the Invictus Games will allow him to recapture his identity and better prepare him to face any difficulties in the future.

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Vikrant Gurung

Vikrant Gurung

A former Rifleman based in Surrey, Vikrant had to have his leg amputated above the right knee, after he was injured during service in Afghanistan.

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Paul Gray

Paul Gray

Invictus has opened Paul up to sports which he can compete in not only pain-free but that aid his recovery.

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Richard Gray

Richard Gray

Invictus reminded me that after all I have been through, the two most important things in my life never gave up on me, my children. I made a promise then to never give up for them.

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Tom Folwell

Tom Folwell

Competing in the Invictus Games will provide justification that my hard work can be rewarded, that I am still a member of the greater military family and provide me with a much-needed sense of achievement.

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Ian Fisher

Ian Fisher

Training for the Games, the former Staff Sergeant from Powys, has found a renewed confidence to socialise with his like-minded teammates.

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Jason FInlay

Jason FInlay

For Army veteran Jason, the Invictus journey has given him a spark again and a renewed love of exercise.

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James Cooper

James Cooper

Struggling with motivation and loneliness, the 2020 Invictus Games is giving him a focus and enabling him to face his demon and strive for something other than existing.

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Jonathan Congreve

Jonathan Congreve

For Welsh Army veteran Jonathan, being part of the Invictus Games will have life-saving benefits not only for himself, but for his friends and family

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