Twenty teams from across British Columbia participated in the Firefighter Games held in Castlegar Labour Day weekend in events such as chin-up competitions, axe throwing, hose rolling and window rescues. The Blewitt Backdraft Beasts were declared the victors at the close of the games. (Betsy Kline/Castlegar News)

SLIDE SHOW: Firefighters scorch competition

SLIDE SHOW:The 2017 Firefighter Games were held in Castlegar Labour Day weekend.

Twenty teams from across British Columbia participated in the Firefighter Games held in Castlegar Labour Day weekend in events such as chin-up competitions, axe throwing, hose rolling and window rescues. The Blewitt Backdraft Beasts were declared the victors at the close of the games.