You are Invited to Compete in the World Firefighters Games 2024



World Firefighters Games 2024

Back in 2020, the City of Aalborg and World Firefighters Games Western Australia Inc. made the decision to postpone the World Firefighters Games 2021 to 7 – 14 September 2024 due to the COVID-19 pandemic and you are invited to come along!


Throughout the years, Aalborg, Denmark has successfully hosted numerous large international and national events. Their success is a result of the city’s high standard infrastructure and facilities, but also our focus on people coming together in the spirit of friendship, family and cultural exchange.


"We are certain that the Games in Aalborg will live up to the high standards of the World Firefighters Games, and we will do our utmost to make your visit an unforgettable and positive experience," says Thomas Kastrup-Larsen, Mayor of Aalborg.


Sports

We have no doubt Western Australia's Volunteer Fire and Rescue Service firefighters are great contenders for the "Toughest Firefighter Alive" and "Fire Truck Challenge" categories, there are many other varied games you can participate in:

  • Archery • Arm Wrestling

  • Badminton • Basketball – indoor and street

  • Billiards • Bodybuilding

  • Bowling • Boxing

  • Bucket Brigade • Chess

  • Cross Country • Cycling – road and MTB

  • Darts • Firehouse Cook Off

  • Fire Truck Challenge • Golf

  • Handball • Horseshoe Toss

  • Judo • Karate

  • Marathon • Muster / Athletes’ March

  • Orienteering • Petanque

  • Poker • Pool

  • Powerlifting • Rowing Indoor

  • Rugby Sevens • Shooting – skeet and trap

  • Soccer – 8 and indoor futsal • Snooker

  • Squash • Stair Run

  • Swimming • Table Tennis

  • Taekwondo • Tennis

  • Toughest Firefighter Alive • Track and Field

  • Treasure Hunt • Triathlon

  • Tug-of-war • Volleyball - beach and indoor

  • Water Rescue • Water Polo

  • Windsurfing • Wrestling

Social Events

During the World Firefighters Games 2024, you can take part in an exciting social and cultural programme. You can join your fellow firefighters for the opening and closing cere - monies and experience concerts and cultural performances in Games Village.


The opening ceremony and concerts and cultural performances will also be open to the public.


In between sports, it will be possible to go on city tours to the sights of Aalborg and Northern Denmark or just enjoy the many other events going on in the many parks and squares in the city.


Eligibility

The World Firefighters Games allows entrants that are full-time, part-time, retired, support staff, volunteer, as well as families of fire service personnel to enter - so what are you waiting for?


Registration

Visit www.wfg2020.dk/en/ for more information and to register.


Here you will also find an accommodation catalogue with a list of accommodation options in and around Aalborg.


Want to join a team made up of other Western Australia Volunteer Fire and Rescue Service Firefighters?

Email media@vfrs.asn.au to let us know and we will put you in touch with other VFRS members who are participating.