Ottobock backs Invictus Games

Thursday, July 6, 2017

AUSTIN, Texas – Ottobock Healthcare will support the Invictus Games for the third year in a row, the mobility solutions supplier announced in a press release. Founded by Prince Harry, the games are the only international adaptive sporting event for injured military service members. Events at the games, to be held Sept. 23-30 in Toronto, include archery, indoor rowing, powerlifting, cycling swimming and wheelchair basketball and rugby. Ottobock will provide prosthetic and orthotic technical services for the athletes. “Ottobock has a long history of partnering with international sporting competitions that support athletes with physical challenges reach their goals,” said Matt Swiggum, regional president and CEO for Ottobock North America. “We welcome the opportunity to assist these brave men and women as they compete through sport at the Invictus Games again this year.”