The sixth annual firefighters games at the Pass Creek Regional Exhibition Grounds over the weekend saw firefighters from around the Kootenays and other parts of B.C. compete in various events, showing off their prowess with hoses and axes. The Robson Volunteer Fire Department organized the competition. Photos: Jennifer Small

Firefighters compete for a cause

The sixth annual firefighters games at the Pass Creek Regional Exhibition Grounds over the weekend

The sixth annual firefighters games at the Pass Creek Regional Exhibition Grounds over the weekend saw firefighters from around the Kootenays and other parts of B.C. compete in various events, showing off their prowess with hoses and axes. The Robson Volunteer Fire Department organized the competition.

Photos: Jennifer Small

GREG NESTEROFF

Nelson Star

The sixth annual firefighters games at the Pass Creek Regional Exhibition Grounds over the weekend

 

The sixth annual firefighters games at the Pass Creek Regional Exhibition Grounds over the weekend saw firefighters from around the Kootenays and other parts of B.C. compete in various events, showing off their prowess with hoses and axes. The Robson Volunteer Fire Department organized the competition. Photos: Jennifer Small

The sixth annual firefighters games at the Pass Creek Regional Exhibition Grounds over the weekend saw firefighters from around the Kootenays and other parts of B.C. compete in various events, showing off their prowess with hoses and axes. The Robson Volunteer Fire Department organized the competition. Photos: Jennifer Small

The sixth annual firefighters games at the Pass Creek Regional Exhibition Grounds over the weekend saw firefighters from around the Kootenays and other parts of B.C. compete in various events, showing off their prowess with hoses and axes. The Robson Volunteer Fire Department organized the competition. Photos: Jennifer Small

The sixth annual firefighters games at the Pass Creek Regional Exhibition Grounds over the weekend saw firefighters from around the Kootenays and other parts of B.C. compete in various events, showing off their prowess with hoses and axes. The Robson Volunteer Fire Department organized the competition. Photos: Jennifer Small

The sixth annual firefighters games at the Pass Creek Regional Exhibition Grounds over the weekend saw firefighters from around the Kootenays and other parts of B.C. compete in various events, showing off their prowess with hoses and axes. The Robson Volunteer Fire Department organized the competition. Photos: Jennifer Small

The sixth annual firefighters games at the Pass Creek Regional Exhibition Grounds over the weekend saw firefighters from around the Kootenays and other parts of B.C. compete in various events, showing off their prowess with hoses and axes. The Robson Volunteer Fire Department organized the competition. Photos: Jennifer Small

The sixth annual firefighters games at the Pass Creek Regional Exhibition Grounds over the weekend saw firefighters from around the Kootenays and other parts of B.C. compete in various events, showing off their prowess with hoses and axes. The Robson Volunteer Fire Department organized the competition. Photos: Jennifer Small

The sixth annual firefighters games at the Pass Creek Regional Exhibition Grounds over the weekend saw firefighters from around the Kootenays and other parts of B.C. compete in various events, showing off their prowess with hoses and axes. The Robson Volunteer Fire Department organized the competition. Photos: Jennifer Small

The sixth annual firefighters games at the Pass Creek Regional Exhibition Grounds over the weekend saw firefighters from around the Kootenays and other parts of B.C. compete in various events, showing off their prowess with hoses and axes. The Robson Volunteer Fire Department organized the competition. Photos: Jennifer Small

The sixth annual firefighters games at the Pass Creek Regional Exhibition Grounds over the weekend saw firefighters from around the Kootenays and other parts of B.C. compete in various events, showing off their prowess with hoses and axes. The Robson Volunteer Fire Department organized the competition. Photos: Jennifer Small

The sixth annual firefighters games at the Pass Creek Regional Exhibition Grounds over the weekend saw firefighters from around the Kootenays and other parts of B.C. compete in various events, showing off their prowess with hoses and axes. The Robson Volunteer Fire Department organized the competition. Photos: Jennifer Small

The sixth annual firefighters games at the Pass Creek Regional Exhibition Grounds over the weekend saw firefighters from around the Kootenays and other parts of B.C. compete in various events, showing off their prowess with hoses and axes. The Robson Volunteer Fire Department organized the competition. Photos: Jennifer Small

The sixth annual firefighters games at the Pass Creek Regional Exhibition Grounds over the weekend saw firefighters from around the Kootenays and other parts of B.C. compete in various events, showing off their prowess with hoses and axes. The Robson Volunteer Fire Department organized the competition. Photos: Jennifer Small

The sixth annual firefighters games at the Pass Creek Regional Exhibition Grounds over the weekend saw firefighters from around the Kootenays and other parts of B.C. compete in various events, showing off their prowess with hoses and axes. The Robson Volunteer Fire Department organized the competition. Photos: Jennifer Small

The sixth annual firefighters games at the Pass Creek Regional Exhibition Grounds over the weekend saw firefighters from around the Kootenays and other parts of B.C. compete in various events, showing off their prowess with hoses and axes. The Robson Volunteer Fire Department organized the competition. Photos: Jennifer Small

The sixth annual firefighters games at the Pass Creek Regional Exhibition Grounds over the weekend saw firefighters from around the Kootenays and other parts of B.C. compete in various events, showing off their prowess with hoses and axes. The Robson Volunteer Fire Department organized the competition. Photos: Jennifer Small

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