Even though the birth of his first child is imminent Prince Harry is scheduled to visit The Hague next week. He plans to be present at  the official launch of the Invictus Games, an international sporting event for physically and mentally wounded soldiers of which he is the initiator and patron.

The Prince will visit Amsterdam on 8 May and perform the official opening of the Invictus Games in The Hague on 9 May. The event marks exactly one year before the games will start.

The fifth Invictus Games will be held from 9 to 16 May 2020 in The Hague with more than five hundred participants from nineteen countries. 

 

Photo: E. J. Hersom