International competitions of fire-fighting rescue services "The most powerful firefighter-rescuer Kyiv-2017", known in the world as "Firefighter Combat Challenge" will take palce on Kontraktova Square in the capital of Ukraine on October 21. This was reported by the press service of the State Emergency Service.
It is noted that 16 teams from all corners of Ukraine will compete for the title of the strongest rescuer.
"The participants will do difficult tests: lifting the sleeve line along the staircases to the 4th floor of the training tower, lifting the sleeve rolls, "Strength simulator", laying the working line and brining the barrel to the target, evacuation of the injured. Guests of the event will see a spectacular firefighters struggle and bright emotions, " the message says.
The beginning of the competition is scheduled for 9:00-10:50, grand opening is at 11:00. The competition will last from 11:15 to 18:00.
As it was reported earlier on September 29, in the Canadian city of Toronto, the Ukrainian team completed its participation in the Invictus Games 2017. In this international sports competition take part servicemen and war veterans with a disability received during the performance of their duties. The Ukrainian team won 14 medals: 8 golden, 3 silver and 3 bronze.