Team Forces is delighted to announce that one of our longest standing supporters, Qioptiq Excelitas Technologies has just renewed their gold level sponsorship! For over a decade Qioptiq, through Team Forces has been adding social value and creating wellbeing through sport and physical activity for the armed forces community.

Maj Gen Lamont Kirkland, CEO Team Forces said: “We are extremely pleased that Qioptiq has renewed their gold membership with us. This is a company that has loyally supported us since 2011 and with their support we will continue to increase our social value impact this year. Together we will achieve more for the armed forces community”.

Peter White, Managing Director and SVP Optical Systems Qioptiq commented: “We take great pride in our ongoing sponsorship of Team Forces. Our continued support is dedicated to advancing their mission of funding sports, challenging endeavors, and adventures within the armed forces community. Their efforts aim to enhance health, wellbeing, and recovery for those who have served our country, and we are honored to be a part of such a worthy cause.”‘

Qioptiq will be supporting a wide range of armed forces sports including motorsports, sailing and shooting as well as supporting former Gurkha Hari Budha Magar who wants to become the first double above-knee amputee to climb Mount Everest. Hari is currently waiting for a weather window to make his record breaking summit attempt.

About Qioptiq

Qioptiq, an Excelitas Technologies company has supported our Armed Forces, Security Services and Police Forces for over 50 years, by providing technologically innovative equipment such as Image Intensified, Thermal and Fused sighting solutions to assist them in their vital roles. We work closely with our customers and End Users, providing expert capability every step of the way. Excelitas equipment helps ensure mission success by delivering the latest technology alongside an established through life support service.