Invitations to Competitions
Please come out to watch Alberta's best Mine Rescue Teams compete in the 37th annual Alberta Surface Mines Rescue Competition.
The Alberta Mine Safety Association and Westmoreland Coal Valley are co-hosting this years competition.
Date: June 16, 2018
Time: 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
TransAlta Tri Leisure Centre
221 Jennifer Heil Way
Spruce Grove, Alberta
This annual competition brings together mine rescue teams from various mines across Alberta. At 7:00 a.m. on Saturday, June 16, there is a shot-gun start where each team will compete in the events throughout the day, and each of these events is set-up for spectator enjoyment.
The events include: Main/Field, First Aid, Rope/Rescue, Search & Rescue, Fire Fighting (taking place at the Spruce Grove Fire Services Training Grounds in Spruce Grove), and the Spare Person which is an event that tests one team member on any number of skills that the teams are regularly trained in.
The public is welcome as spectators.