Invictus Games

First Invictus Games 2018 Medal For Team UK

Team UK captain Dot Perkins and Daniel Bingley have won bronze medals.

Team UK are off to a flying start at the Invictus Games as team Captain Dot Perkins and Daniel Bingley have won bronze medals.

The pair competed in the Jaguar Landrover Driving Challenge, which test the drivers navigational skills.

The French team won gold and team Australia came in second.

This was the first medal opportunity and a chance for the 12 national teams to suss out their competition.

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex attended the event and presented both Dot and Dan with their medals.

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex

The challenge took place on Cockatoo Island, which is in the middle of Sydney harbour and was once one of Australia's biggest shipyards, operating between 1857 and 1991.

The driving, along with the cycling and sailing, is one of the only events happening outside of Sydney's Olympic Park.

Mr Bingley said: "Whatever medal it is, it's a great start for Team UK to build on and as a team, try and achieve better things."

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