IAFF Announces Support for World Firefighters Games
August 8, 2013 --The IAFF is encouraging members to support the
World Firefighters Games (WFG), to be held
in Los Angeles, California, August 15-24, 2014.
2014 WFG is gearing up to be the biggest and best Games in the event’s history.
The 10-day event includes a full lineup of 48 sports, as well as an
action-packed social calendar and an industry expo to make it an unforgettable
The Games is one of the world’s largest participation multi-sport events and is
dedicated to being as inclusive as possible to honor the global fire fighting
community’s shared passion for saving lives. It is expected to attract entries
from more than 50 countries and welcome more than 15,000 participants.
Games organizers are expecting a huge turnout from the United States with the
host nation traditionally turning in a strong performance at the event.
The IAFF has always made charitable efforts a cornerstone of its mission, which
is why funds from this premier global event to celebrate, promote and support
fire fighters are coming back to help fire fighters. The World Firefighters
Games has made a large donation to the
IAFF Charitable Foundation, as well as an additional commitment that for
every registration for the Games beyond 10,000 IAFF members, the 2014 WFG will
provide further financial support.
Registrations start from $109. Click here
to register or for more information.