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Published: 18 March 2022Modified: 18 March 2022

More than 500 competitors from 20 nations will take part in the Invictus Games in Zuiderpark in The Hague from 16 to 22 April 2022. The competitors are (former) wounded, injured and sick servicemen and women. The Invictus Games use the power of sport to inspire recovery.

The power of sport ‘Invictus’ means ‘unconquered’. The participants in the Invictus Games are go-getters. They use the power of sport to support their rehabilitation. They often get help from family and friends. Sport also gives them the strength to keep going.

The Invictus Games generate a wider understanding and respect for all those who serve their country.

The Hague as host city As international city of peace and justice The Hague is proud to serve as the host city for this event. Extra special is that the Invictus Games are coming to The Hague in the year during which The Hague is the sport capital of Europe.

Activities There is something to do for everyone: watch sport competitions, take part in sports activities or listen to music during one of the performances. Admission to the event site is free. You do have to buy tickets for the games themselves.

Look at the programme at www.invictusgames2020.nl.

Opening hours The park is open daily from 7.00 to 23.00 hrs. from Saturday, 16 April to Saturday, 22 April 2022. There is a competition site and an event site. Different opening hours are in effect for the event site:

Saturday, 16 AprilActivities in the fan zone are open from 10.00 to 16.00 hrs. Please note: the fan zone will partially be closed after 16.00 hrs. for the opening ceremony.

Sunday, 17 April to Thursday, 21 AprilThe competitions start at 9.00 hrs. Activities in the fan zone are open from 10.00 to 19.00 hrs.

Saturday, 22 AprilActivities in the fan zone are open from 10.00 to 16.00 hrs. Please note: the fan zone will partially be closed after 16.00 hrs. for the closing ceremony.

Getting there Visitors are advised to cycle or take public transport to Zuiderpark. There will be extra bicycle parking facilities at the edge of the park.

From 13 to 22 April 2022 cars, bicycles and mopeds will not be allowed to enter Zuiderpark. Visitors using a mobility scooter or wheelchair, however, will be allowed to enter the park. From 14 to 22 April the lane, roadside parking and cycle path on the Vreeswijkstraat will be closed along the side of the park. The left lane will remain open for through traffic and the petrol station will be accessible. Cyclists will be diverted via the Rhenenstraat.The right side of the car park on the Mr. P. Droogleever Fortuynweg will be used for guests of the Invictus Games.More information Look for more information at www.invictusgames2020.nl. Do you have any questions? Send an email to info@invictusgames2020.nl or call tel. 085 – 185 00 70 between 8.00 and 22.00 hrs.

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