American rock legend Bruce Springsteen will perform at the closing ceremonies of the Invictus Games in Toronto subsequent month.
“At the Invictus Games, it’s not just about the hurdles that competitors experienced during competition, but about overcoming the obstacles that life has presented them,” Springsteen stated in a media launch.
“The Games are a remarkable opportunity for brothers and sisters in arms to join forces and demonstrate the true strength of their spirit. It is an absolute honour and privilege to perform for them at the Closing Ceremony as a send-off to a week of competition in Toronto.”
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The Grammy award-winning artist will be a part of Bryan Adams, Bachman & Turner and Kelly Clarkson, amongst others, for the occasion to be held at the Air Canada Centre on Sept. 30.
The sporting competitors was based by Prince Harry as a method to encourage and inspire wounded troopers on their paths to restoration.
Tickets are additionally nonetheless out there for the Sept. 23 opening ceremonies, which is able to function performances from Alessia Cara, Sarah McLachlan and the Tenors.
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Sporting occasion tickets value $25 and each opening and closing ceremony tickets begin at $60.
There will probably be 550 rivals from 17 nations coming to Toronto to compete in 12 sports activities, together with observe and subject, swimming and, in a primary for the Invictus Games, golf.
With a file from The Canadian Press
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