A fan touched Prince Harry's bum at Invictus Games launch

It seems all royal protocol goes out the window during group photos.

The Duke of Sussex was on-hand on Tuesday to meet with the Invictus Games' UK team who will compete in the 2020 games. Established back in 2013 by Prince Harry, the games shine light on how sport can help in the rehabilitation, both socially and physically, of those suffering from illness and injuries.

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LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 29: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex attends the launch of Team UK for the Invictus Games The Hague 2020 at Honourable Artillery Company on October 29, 2019 in London, England. HRH is Patron of the Invictus Games Foundation. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 29: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex attends the launch of Team UK for the Invictus Games The Hague 2020 at Honourable Artillery Company on October 29, 2019 in London, England. HRH is Patron of the Invictus Games Foundation. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 29: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex attends the launch of Team UK for the Invictus Games The Hague 2020 at Honourable Artillery Company on October 29, 2019 in London, England. HRH is Patron of the Invictus Games Foundation. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 29: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex attends the launch of Team UK for the Invictus Games The Hague 2020 at Honourable Artillery Company on October 29, 2019 in London, England. HRH is Patron of the Invictus Games Foundation. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 29: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex attends the launch of Team UK for the Invictus Games The Hague 2020 at Honourable Artillery Company on October 29, 2019 in London, England. HRH is Patron of the Invictus Games Foundation. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 29: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex attends the launch of Team UK for the Invictus Games The Hague 2020 at Honourable Artillery Company on October 29, 2019 in London, England. HRH is Patron of the Invictus Games Foundation. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 29: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex attends the launch of Team UK for the Invictus Games The Hague 2020 at Honourable Artillery Company on October 29, 2019 in London, England. HRH is Patron of the Invictus Games Foundation. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - OCTOBER 29: (EMBARGOED FOR PUBLICATION IN UK NEWSPAPERS UNTIL 24 HOURS AFTER CREATE DATE AND TIME) Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex attends the launch of Team UK for the Invictus Games The Hague 2020 at the Honourable Artillery Company on October 29, 2019 in London, England. HRH is Patron of the Invictus Games Foundation. (Photo by Max Mumby/Indigo/Getty Images)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - OCTOBER 29: (EMBARGOED FOR PUBLICATION IN UK NEWSPAPERS UNTIL 24 HOURS AFTER CREATE DATE AND TIME) Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex addresses the competitors as he attends the launch of Team UK for the Invictus Games The Hague 2020 at the Honourable Artillery Company on October 29, 2019 in London, England. HRH is Patron of the Invictus Games Foundation. (Photo by Max Mumby/Indigo/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 29: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex attends the launch of Team UK for the Invictus Games The Hague 2020 at Honourable Artillery Company on October 29, 2019 in London, England. HRH is Patron of the Invictus Games Foundation. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - OCTOBER 29: (EMBARGOED FOR PUBLICATION IN UK NEWSPAPERS UNTIL 24 HOURS AFTER CREATE DATE AND TIME) Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex attends the launch of Team UK for the Invictus Games The Hague 2020 at the Honourable Artillery Company on October 29, 2019 in London, England. HRH is Patron of the Invictus Games Foundation. (Photo by Max Mumby/Indigo/Getty Images)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - OCTOBER 29: (EMBARGOED FOR PUBLICATION IN UK NEWSPAPERS UNTIL 24 HOURS AFTER CREATE DATE AND TIME) Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex (c) poses for photographs with competitors as he attends the launch of Team UK for the Invictus Games The Hague 2020 at the Honourable Artillery Company on October 29, 2019 in London, England. HRH is Patron of the Invictus Games Foundation. (Photo by Max Mumby/Indigo/Getty Images)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - OCTOBER 29: (EMBARGOED FOR PUBLICATION IN UK NEWSPAPERS UNTIL 24 HOURS AFTER CREATE DATE AND TIME) Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex talks with a Pikeman from The Company of Pikemen & Musketeers (a ceremonial unit of the Honourable Artillery Company) as he attends the launch of Team UK for the Invictus Games The Hague 2020 at the Honourable Artillery Company on October 29, 2019 in London, England. HRH is Patron of the Invictus Games Foundation. (Photo by Max Mumby/Indigo/Getty Images)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - OCTOBER 29: (EMBARGOED FOR PUBLICATION IN UK NEWSPAPERS UNTIL 24 HOURS AFTER CREATE DATE AND TIME) Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex attends the launch of Team UK for the Invictus Games The Hague 2020 at the Honourable Artillery Company on October 29, 2019 in London, England. HRH is Patron of the Invictus Games Foundation. (Photo by Max Mumby/Indigo/Getty Images)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - OCTOBER 29: (EMBARGOED FOR PUBLICATION IN UK NEWSPAPERS UNTIL 24 HOURS AFTER CREATE DATE AND TIME) Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex attends the launch of Team UK for the Invictus Games The Hague 2020 at the Honourable Artillery Company on October 29, 2019 in London, England. HRH is Patron of the Invictus Games Foundation. (Photo by Max Mumby/Indigo/Getty Images)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - OCTOBER 29: (EMBARGOED FOR PUBLICATION IN UK NEWSPAPERS UNTIL 24 HOURS AFTER CREATE DATE AND TIME) Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex attends the launch of Team UK for the Invictus Games The Hague 2020 at the Honourable Artillery Company on October 29, 2019 in London, England. HRH is Patron of the Invictus Games Foundation. (Photo by Max Mumby/Indigo/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 29: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex attends the launch of Team UK for the Invictus Games The Hague 2020 at Honourable Artillery Company on October 29, 2019 in London, England. HRH is Patron of the Invictus Games Foundation. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - OCTOBER 29: (EMBARGOED FOR PUBLICATION IN UK NEWSPAPERS UNTIL 24 HOURS AFTER CREATE DATE AND TIME) Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex attends the launch of Team UK for the Invictus Games The Hague 2020 at the Honourable Artillery Company on October 29, 2019 in London, England. HRH is Patron of the Invictus Games Foundation. (Photo by Max Mumby/Indigo/Getty Images)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - OCTOBER 29: (EMBARGOED FOR PUBLICATION IN UK NEWSPAPERS UNTIL 24 HOURS AFTER CREATE DATE AND TIME) Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex addresses the competitors as he attends the launch of Team UK for the Invictus Games The Hague 2020 at the Honourable Artillery Company on October 29, 2019 in London, England. HRH is Patron of the Invictus Games Foundation. (Photo by Max Mumby/Indigo/Getty Images)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - OCTOBER 29: (EMBARGOED FOR PUBLICATION IN UK NEWSPAPERS UNTIL 24 HOURS AFTER CREATE DATE AND TIME) Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex poses for a photograph with a competitor as he attends the launch of Team UK for the Invictus Games The Hague 2020 at the Honourable Artillery Company on October 29, 2019 in London, England. HRH is Patron of the Invictus Games Foundation. (Photo by Max Mumby/Indigo/Getty Images)
Britain's Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex attends the launch of Team UK, selected for the 'Invictus Games The Hague 2020' at Honourable Artillery Company in east London on October 29, 2019. (Photo by Paul Grover / POOL / AFP) (Photo by PAUL GROVER/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)
Britain's Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex attends the launch of Team UK, selected for the 'Invictus Games The Hague 2020' at Honourable Artillery Company in east London on October 29, 2019. (Photo by Paul Grover / POOL / AFP) (Photo by PAUL GROVER/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)
Britain's Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex attends the launch of Team UK, selected for the 'Invictus Games The Hague 2020' at Honourable Artillery Company in east London on October 29, 2019. (Photo by Paul Grover / POOL / AFP) (Photo by PAUL GROVER/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)
Britain's Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex attends the launch of Team UK, selected for the 'Invictus Games The Hague 2020' at Honourable Artillery Company in east London on October 29, 2019. (Photo by Paul Grover / POOL / AFP) (Photo by PAUL GROVER/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)
Britain's Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex attends the launch of Team UK, selected for the 'Invictus Games The Hague 2020' at Honourable Artillery Company in east London on October 29, 2019. (Photo by Paul Grover / POOL / AFP) (Photo by PAUL GROVER/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)
Britain's Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex attends the launch of Team UK, selected for the 'Invictus Games The Hague 2020' at Honourable Artillery Company in east London on October 29, 2019. (Photo by Paul Grover / POOL / AFP) (Photo by PAUL GROVER/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 29: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex attends the launch of Team UK for the Invictus Games The Hague 2020 at Honourable Artillery Company on October 29, 2019 in London, England. HRH is Patron of the Invictus Games Foundation. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 29: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex attends the launch of Team UK for the Invictus Games The Hague 2020 at Honourable Artillery Company on October 29, 2019 in London, England. HRH is Patron of the Invictus Games Foundation. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 29: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex attends the launch of Team UK for the Invictus Games The Hague 2020 at Honourable Artillery Company on October 29, 2019 in London, England. HRH is Patron of the Invictus Games Foundation. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 29: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex attends the launch of Team UK for the Invictus Games The Hague 2020 at Honourable Artillery Company on October 29, 2019 in London, England. HRH is Patron of the Invictus Games Foundation. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 29: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex attends the launch of Team UK for the Invictus Games The Hague 2020 at Honourable Artillery Company on October 29, 2019 in London, England. HRH is Patron of the Invictus Games Foundation. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 29: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex attends the launch of Team UK for the Invictus Games The Hague 2020 at Honourable Artillery Company on October 29, 2019 in London, England. HRH is Patron of the Invictus Games Foundation. (Photo by Paul Grover - WPA Pool/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 29: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex attends the launch of Team UK for the Invictus Games The Hague 2020 at Honourable Artillery Company on October 29, 2019 in London, England. HRH is Patron of the Invictus Games Foundation. (Photo by Paul Grover - WPA Pool/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 29: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex attends the launch of Team UK for the Invictus Games The Hague 2020 at Honourable Artillery Company on October 29, 2019 in London, England. HRH is Patron of the Invictus Games Foundation. (Photo by Paul Grover - WPA Pool/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 29: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex attends the launch of Team UK for the Invictus Games The Hague 2020 at Honourable Artillery Company on October 29, 2019 in London, England. HRH is Patron of the Invictus Games Foundation. (Photo by Paul Grover - WPA Pool/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 29: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex attends the launch of Team UK for the Invictus Games The Hague 2020 at Honourable Artillery Company on October 29, 2019 in London, England. HRH is Patron of the Invictus Games Foundation. (Photo by Paul Grover - WPA Pool/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 29: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex attends the launch of Team UK for the Invictus Games The Hague 2020 at Honourable Artillery Company on October 29, 2019 in London, England. HRH is Patron of the Invictus Games Foundation. (Photo by Samir Hussein/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 29: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex attends the launch of Team UK for the Invictus Games The Hague 2020 at Honourable Artillery Company on October 29, 2019 in London, England. HRH is Patron of the Invictus Games Foundation. (Photo by Mark Cuthbert/UK Press via Getty Images)
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"These Games have shone a spotlight on the 'unconquerable' character of servicemen and women, their families and the 'invictus' spirit," said the duke about the incredible work of the organization. "These Games have been about seeing guys sprinting for the finish line and then turning round to clap the last man in. They have been about teammates choosing to cross the line together, not wanting to come second, but not wanting the other guys to either. These Games have shown the very best of the human spirit."

Harry helped announce the 65 members of the new team at this week's event, who will compete at The Hague next year, and posed for multiple group photos. One group shot went awry, however, when competitor Lynsey Kelly's hands slipped from around the duke's waist and accidentally hit his bottom.

"Oh no, my hand's just stuck on Prince Harry's bottom!" she exclaimed about the encounter, which was caught on video. Prince Harry joked back, "It's almost in my pocket!"

Kelly later opened up to The Daily Mail about the impact the games, which bring together wounded servicemen and women, have had on her wellbeing. "I have been really quite poorly with my mental and physical health but this experience, clichéd as it sounds, has already actually changed my life," she said.

She continued, "It has made me realise that I am still worthy and I am deserving. My motto has become: if I can do this, anyone can do this."

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Meghan Markle and Prince Harry at the Invictus Games reception
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LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 21: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle attend the Invictus Games Reception at Australia House on April 21, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Alastair Grant - WPA Pool/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 21: (EMBARGOED FOR PUBLICATION IN UK NEWSPAPERS UNTIL 24 HOURS AFTER CREATE DATE AND TIME) Meghan Markle attends the Invictus Games Reception at Australia House on April 21, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - APRIL 21: (EMBARGOED FOR PUBLICATION IN UK NEWSPAPERS UNTIL 24 HOURS AFTER CREATE DATE AND TIME) Meghan Markle attends an Invictus Games Reception at Australia House on April 21, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Max Mumby/Indigo/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 21: (EMBARGOED FOR PUBLICATION IN UK NEWSPAPERS UNTIL 24 HOURS AFTER CREATE DATE AND TIME) Meghan Markle and Prince Harry attend the Invictus Games Reception at Australia House on April 21, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 21: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle attend the Invictus Games Reception at Australia House on April 21, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Samir Hussein/Samir Hussein/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 21: Meghan Markle attends the Invictus Games Reception at Australia House on April 21, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Mark Cuthbert/UK Press via Getty Images)
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After seeing firsthand how the power of sport brought people together at Colorado's Warrior Games in 2013, Prince Harry devised a plan. Five years later, the annual competition brings together 500 competitors from 19 different countries for a week-long competition in 10 different sports. The first games were held back in 2014 in London, and have since been conducted across the world, from Orlando to Sydney, each year after.

The duke took the opportunity recently to reflect on how the organisation has evolved since its inception:

"In the last five years, these guys have completely changed how we view disability, how we view mental health. This is all them. We merely created a platform in order for them to shine and it's genuinely been one of the greatest honours of my life to get to know all you guys and to see you through this process. We've had some laughs, we've had some tears, and I can't ever thank you enough for the impact that you have had across the world, to be able to create better understanding for those people who put the uniform on. "

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Barack Obama and Joe Biden attend the Invictus Games with Prince Harry
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TORONTO, ON - SEPTEMBER 29: Joe Biden, Jill Biden, Barack Obama and Prince Harry watch the wheelchair basketball on day 7 of the Invictus Games Toronto 2017 on September 29, 2017 in Toronto, Canada. The Games use the power of sport to inspire recovery, support rehabilitation and generate a wider understanding and respect for the Armed Forces. (Photo by Samir Hussein/Samir Hussein/WireImage)
TORONTO, ON - SEPTEMBER 29: Barack Obama and Prince Harry attend the Basketball on day 7 of the Invictus Games Toronto 2017 at the Pan Am Sports Centre on September 29, 2017 in Toronto, Canada. The Games use the power of sport to inspire recovery, support rehabilitation and generate a wider understanding and respect for the Armed Forces. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
TORONTO, ON - SEPTEMBER 29: Barack Obama and Prince Harry attend the Basketball on day 7 of the Invictus Games Toronto 2017 at the Pan Am Sports Centre on September 29, 2017 in Toronto, Canada. The Games use the power of sport to inspire recovery, support rehabilitation and generate a wider understanding and respect for the Armed Forces. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
TORONTO, ON - SEPTEMBER 29: Former U.S. President Barack Obama and Prince Harry pose for a photgraph on day 7 of the Invictus Games 2017 on September 29, 2017 in Toronto, Canada. (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images for the Invictus Games Foundation )
TORONTO, ON - SEPTEMBER 29: Barack Obama and Prince Harry watch the wheelchair basketball on day 7 of the Invictus Games Toronto 2017 on September 29, 2017 in Toronto, Canada. The Games use the power of sport to inspire recovery, support rehabilitation and generate a wider understanding and respect for the Armed Forces. (Photo by Samir Hussein/Samir Hussein/WireImage)
TORONTO, ON - SEPTEMBER 29: (L-R) Joe Biden, Jill Biden, Barack Obama and Prince Harry attend the Basketball on day 7 of the Invictus Games Toronto 2017 at the Pan Am Sports Centre on September 29, 2017 in Toronto, Canada. The Games use the power of sport to inspire recovery, support rehabilitation and generate a wider understanding and respect for the Armed Forces. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
TORONTO, ON - SEPTEMBER 29: (L-R) Jill Biden, Barack Obama and Prince Harry attend the Basketball on day 7 of the Invictus Games Toronto 2017 at the Pan Am Sports Centre on September 29, 2017 in Toronto, Canada. The Games use the power of sport to inspire recovery, support rehabilitation and generate a wider understanding and respect for the Armed Forces. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
TORONTO, ON - SEPTEMBER 29: Barack Obama and Prince Harry pose for a photo as thery watch the wheelchair basketball on day 7 of the Invictus Games Toronto 2017 on September 29, 2017 in Toronto, Canada. The Games use the power of sport to inspire recovery, support rehabilitation and generate a wider understanding and respect for the Armed Forces. (Photo by Samir Hussein/Samir Hussein/WireImage)
TORONTO, ON - SEPTEMBER 29: Joe Biden, Jill Biden, Barack Obama and Prince Harry watch the wheelchair basketball on day 7 of the Invictus Games Toronto 2017 on September 29, 2017 in Toronto, Canada. The Games use the power of sport to inspire recovery, support rehabilitation and generate a wider understanding and respect for the Armed Forces. (Photo by Samir Hussein/Samir Hussein/WireImage)
TORONTO, ON - SEPTEMBER 29: (L-R) Joe Biden, Jill Biden, Barack Obama and Prince Harry attend the Basketball on day 7 of the Invictus Games Toronto 2017 at the Pan Am Sports Centre on September 29, 2017 in Toronto, Canada. The Games use the power of sport to inspire recovery, support rehabilitation and generate a wider understanding and respect for the Armed Forces. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
TORONTO, ON - SEPTEMBER 29: Former U.S. President Barack Obama greets members of the public on day 7 of the Invictus Games 2017 on September 29, 2017 in Toronto, Canada. (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images for the Invictus Games Foundation )
Former U.S. President Barack Obama (R), former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden (L) and Jill Biden converse as they watch a wheelchair basketball event with at the Invictus Games in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, September 29, 2017. REUTERS/Mark Blinch
Britain's Prince Harry (R) and former U.S. President Barack Obama watch a wheelchair basketball event during the Invictus Games in Toronto, Ontario, Canada September 29, 2017. REUTERS/Mark Blinch
TORONTO, ON - SEPTEMBER 29: Barack Obama and Prince Harry attend the Basketball on day 7 of the Invictus Games Toronto 2017 at the Pan Am Sports Centre on September 29, 2017 in Toronto, Canada. The Games use the power of sport to inspire recovery, support rehabilitation and generate a wider understanding and respect for the Armed Forces. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
Britain's Prince Harry (R) and former U.S. President Barack Obama watch a wheelchair basketball event during the Invictus Games in Toronto, Ontario, Canada September 29, 2017. REUTERS/Mark Blinch
Britain's Prince Harry (2nd L) and former U.S. President Barack Obama watch a wheelchair basketball event during the Invictus Games in Toronto, Ontario, Canada September 29, 2017. . REUTERS/Mark Blinch
Britain's Prince Harry and former U.S. President Barack Obama watch a wheelchair basketball event during the Invictus Games in Toronto, Ontario, Canada September 29, 2017. REUTERS/Mark Blinch
TORONTO, ON - SEPTEMBER 29: Joe Biden, Jill Biden, Barack Obama and Prince Harry watch the wheelchair basketball on day 7 of the Invictus Games Toronto 2017 on September 29, 2017 in Toronto, Canada. The Games use the power of sport to inspire recovery, support rehabilitation and generate a wider understanding and respect for the Armed Forces. (Photo by Samir Hussein/Samir Hussein/WireImage)
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