Mine Rescue & First Aid Competition results
The East Kootenay Zone Mine Rescue and First Aid Competition was held May 8 in Elkford.
About 400 spectators enjoyed the free barbecue put on by SMS Equipment and Finning and close to 400 attended the awards banquet at the Elkford Community Conference Centre.
Here are the results of the competition:
1st place Junior FA (12-15 years old) went to Elkview Operations Junior team.
1st place Intermediate FA (16-18 years old) went to Sparwood Junior Firefighters.
1st place Occupational First Aid went to SMS.
1st place three-person First Aid went to Elkview Operations (going to Provincials in Smithers, June 13).
2nd place three-person First Aid went to Greenhills Operations (going to Provincials in Smithers June 13).
1st place Mine Rescue Team went to Elkview Operations – going to Provincials in Smithers June 13.
2nd place Mine Rescue Team went to Line Creek Operations (going to Provincials in Smithers June 13.
Lead image is a file photo from a previous event.