Bell Media has pulled no punches in putting together an all-star line-up for the opening and closing ceremonies for the Invictus Games in Toronto on Sept. 23 and 30 respectively.
The latest addition to the banner events is Bruce Springsteen who joins Bryan Adams, Bachman & Turner, Kelly Clarkson, and Coeur de pirate at the ACC on the closing Saturday night of an event that honours the achievements of the 550 injured service members and veterans from 17 nations (including 90 Canadians) participating in the multi-sport events.
Bell Media is the exclusive Canadian broadcaster of the Games, with TSN and RDS airing competition coverage throughout the week. Complete broadcast details for Bell Media’s extensive coverage coming ASAP.
Established by Prince Harry in 2014, the Invictus Games is the only international adaptive sporting event for wounded, injured, and ill active duty and veteran service members.
The Opening Ceremony on Sept. 23 features performances by Alessia Cara, Sarah McLachlan, and The Tenors.
“The calibre of talent performing at Invictus Games Toronto 2017 demonstrates the unifying force of the cause and importance of honouring the resiliency and courage of our service men and women,” said Randy Lennox, President, Bell Media. “We are both humbled and proud to bring this truly inspiring event to Canadians from coast to coast to coast.”
Tickets for the Opening and Closing Ceremonies are available through the on the event website.