March 4, 2020
Hastings Highlands Fire Department
33011 Hwy 62 North, P.O. Box 130
Maynooth, ON K0L 2S0
March 03, 2020
For Immediate Release
HASTINGS HIGHLANDS TO HOLD FIRST ANNUAL FIREFIGHTER GAMES COMPETITION
The Hastings Highlands Fire Department is excited to announce that it will be hosting the Hastings Highlands Firefighter Games, May 23, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. (Loggers Field in Maynooth, 6 ANAF Rd.)
The firefighter games will be a physically demanding event that will show case the skills, equipment and expertise of our local fire departments. It will be a fun and friendly competition between 3 teams from the Hastings Highlands Fire Department, 2 teams from the Faraday Fire Department, and 1 team from the Limerick Fire Department.
The day will be packed with the following fun events: Fire Truck Pull,
Water Brigade Race, Hazardous Materials Awareness Simulation, Forestry Pump Operations, Obstacle Course and ending with a fun Tethered ball Event.
The team to successfully complete all events, with the lowest time will be presented with the winner’s trophy.
There will also be a special firefighter obstacle course competition set up for children who have always dreamed of being a firefighter. The kid’s firefighter games will be run simultaneously and will include simulated forcible entry, bunker gear relay, a hose carry, rescue simulation and toboggan pull as well as a simulated firefighting event. The team with the lowest time in completing the course will be awarded a trophy.
A special feature for the games will be the presence of Back Alley BBQ to supply us with delicious barbequed sandwiches, french fries and drinks.
Hastings Highlands Fire Department invites you to come out on May 23 and support your firefighters.
We encourage you to stay tuned to our various social media platforms, including our website and facebook page as well as local papers and radio stations for more information and details on this fun filled event, as well as the kids’ registration form. This is an event you will want to attend.
Info Contact: Hastings Highlands Fire Administrator