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ATCO Announced as Presenting Partner
Invictus Games Vancouver Whistler 2025 is proud to announce ATCO Ltd. as the presenting sponsor of the games, which will see some 500 competitors from 20 nations to compete in adaptive sports.
“It is a true honour for ATCO to support the inspiration Invictus Games provides to heroes from around the world who have faced the harshest of challenges,” said Nancy Southern, Chair and CEO of ATCO. “The people of ATCO are proud of our long-standing commitment to the brave women and men of Canada’s military. Investing in the Invictus Games represents an opportunity to honour those who have sacrificed so much for all Canadians.”
“We are thrilled to partner with ATCO to support this monumental moment and to showcase the best of B.C.,” said Peter Lawless, CEO of Invictus Games Vancouver Whistler 2025. “This collaboration will help to raise awareness of the power of sport and the vital role it has in support, recovery, and rehabilitation to not just the competitors, but also the friends and families.”
“Not only will ATCO’s support help deliver an inspirational event, but it will contribute to creating a lasting impact for both the military and civilians well beyond the games,” says Nick Booth, CEO of True Patriot Love Foundation. “This investment will help provide new opportunities to more athletes, introducing a lasting legacy in adaptive sports and Veteran health and well-being.”
Invictus Games 2025 will bring together over 500 competitors from 20 nations to compete in adaptive sports, including the new winter sports: alpine skiing, Nordic skiing, skeleton, and wheelchair curling, in addition to the core Invictus Games sports of indoor rowing, sitting volleyball, swimming, wheelchair rugby, and wheelchair basketball.
The Invictus Games Vancouver Whistler 2025 will be held on the traditional territories of the x ʷ məθ kʷə y əm (Musqueam), S ḵwxw ú7mesh (Squamish), S ə l ílw ətaʔ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations, and Líl̓wat Nation (Lil’wat). The organizing committee is working closely to ensure they respond to Canada’s Truth & Reconciliation Commission Calls to Action, and ensure Indigenous protocols are respected in all aspects of the Games.
With approximately 7,600 employees and assets of $24 billion, ATCO Ltd. is a diversified global corporation with investments in the essential services of Structures & Logistics (workforce and residential housing, innovative modular facilities, construction, site support services, workforce lodging services, facility operations and maintenance, defence operations services, and disaster and emergency management services); Utilities (electricity and natural gas transmission and distribution, and international operations); Energy Infrastructure (energy storage, energy generation, industrial water solutions, and clean fuels); Retail Energy (electricity and natural gas retail sales, and whole-home solutions); Transportation (ports and transportation logistics); and Commercial Real Estate. More information can be found at www.ATCO.com.