This year's National Fire Service Olympiad was held on Sunday July 18th at the People's Stadium in Orange Walk Town. Six proud residents of San Pedro left the Island early Sunday morning to showcase their abilities in performing the various drills that make them some of the country's finest Firemen.
Miguel Medina lead his team of five volunteers; Claudio Tzul, Lester Diaz, Miguel Ancona, Alex Manzanero and Andy Albeņo to a very sucessful performance in this year's tournament. Competitors were required to compete in ten different fire drills in which San Pedro's team managed to acquired 13 trophies for placing first and second in the various drills. Competitors were judged by the time it took them to complete each drill successfully, with the competitor completing the drill withing the shortest amount of time being the winner. The overall time each team took to complete all ten drills was tabulated and the ream with the shortest time won. This year, San Ignacio Fire Station took first place and San Pedro brought home the trophie for second place. Congratulations to our San Pedro Fire Service team. Awesome Job!!!