TORONTO, June 1, 2017 /CNW/ -
Who: Invictus Games Toronto 2017 Media Operations. Media Operations is responsible for planning the services and facilities for the accredited media and photographers at the Invictus Games Toronto 2017.
What: Expression of interest for media accreditation to the Invictus Games Toronto 2017 is now available online for media wishing to access and cover the upcoming Games.
When: Expression of interest forms can be submitted online on the accreditation page of the Invictus Games Toronto 2017 website, from June 1 to July 15, 2017.
Why: The purpose of the six-week window is to allow media to request accreditation to access the Invictus Games. Once the July 15 deadline has passed, the Organizing Committee will review all accreditation requests and only successful applicants will be notified by email. Please note that without valid accreditation, media will be unable to access media zones and services within the Invictus Games Toronto 2017 footprint.
About the Invictus Games Toronto 2017
The Invictus Games use the power of adaptive sport to help wounded warriors on their journey to recovery. Established by Prince Harry, the inaugural Invictus Games took place in London in September 2014; the second, and equally successful Games took place in Orlando in May 2016. The Invictus Games Toronto 2017 Organizing Committee is tasked with planning and executing a Games that will feature 550 competitors from 17 nations participating in 12 adaptive sports, including, for the first time, golf. The Invictus Games Toronto 2017 will capture the imaginations of the Canadian public, corporations, and governments, as well as soldiers, veterans and their families. The Invictus Games Toronto 2017 are funded by the Government of Canada, Province of Ontario, City of Toronto as well as Presenting Partner Jaguar Land Rover and other partners and sponsors.
SOURCE Invictus Games Toronto 2017
For further information: Pj Kwong, Coordinator, Media Relations, Telephone: (416) 898-3095, E-mail: [email protected], Website: www.invictusgames2017.com