FireFit Individual & Team Competition
All teams and individuals are welcome to compete. All regional events are open. Teams and individuals eligible to compete for the Regional Byes at this Regional are all Gulf Island Departments and Mainland Departments West of Hope.
Competitors from other Countries are welcome to compete for a WildCard Spot to the FireFit Championship Finals to be held in Oshawa, ON.
Individual races at this Regional will be held on Saturday. Please see Schedule below for approximate times.
Individuals and Teams can earn BYE’s or WildCard spots at Regional events, which qualify them to race at the FireFit World & Canadian National Championships.
Check the link here for all the information on how to qualify for FireFit Worlds & Canadian National Championships.
The FireFit Relay (3 to 5 Competitors) at this Regional will take place on Sunday. It is a Knockout Tournament and all teams are guaranteed a minimum of 2 races. If your good you could be racing all day!
Relay Categories include:
Open Men, Over 40, Over 50, Women’s and Mixed. At FireFit World & Canadian National Championships the Industrial and School categories are also recognized.
Relays can qualify for a spot onto Final Relay Days (Friday & Sunday) at the FireFit World & Canadian National Championships. Checkout the link here for qualifying times and details!
FireFit X3 Relay
The FireFit X3 Relay’s (2 Person Technical Relay) will take place on Sunday at this Regional.
Teams from the Region can earn a BYE to the Canadian Championships & FireFit Worlds! WildCard spots are also available for those teams meeting or beating the qualifying times!
Checkout the link here for qualifying times and details!
What’s Going on in Courtney?
Awards Banquet: Saturday May 11th, 2019 Time: TBA
Firefit Challenge 2019 Courtenay
Pig in a box roast
Butterflied pig cooked in a traditional south east Asian “box” marinated in Cajun spices served on a homemade bun on top of an espresso cabbage slaw topped with apple chutney.
Live paella station
Chef attended Spanish paella with fresh seafood, chicken and chorizo.
Baby kale & romaine caesar
Delicate baby kale and romaine tossed in Caesar dressing, Grano Padano cheese and confit garlic.
Maple bacon corn bread
Succulent Corn bread made with bacon bits and maple syrup. Go Canada!
Assortment of seasonal vegetables served with an herbed ranch/hummus dip.
Chefs choice baked squares and cakes.
|Friday, May 10th – 16h00 – 19h00|
|Course OPEN for inspection & ‘Air Walk Throughs’. Waivers must be signed before accessing course. Helmets, gloves and turnouts must be worn when on tower. Last Minute registrations, space permitting!|
|Periode de inspection pour les competiteurs (le casque, les gants,et le bunker suit sont obligtoires dans la tour). Confirmations des presences et inscriptions des competiteurs avec FireFit.|
|Saturday, May 11th, 2019|
|10h00 – All Competitors on site.|
|Tous les Competiteurs sur le site de competition|
|10h30 – Start List Posted|
|Affichage du range des competiteurs|
|10h45 – Opening Ceremonies & Competitor Briefing|
|Ceremonies d’ouvertures officielles|
|11h00 – Individual Racing begins|
|Debut des competitions pompiers|
|Approx 13h00 – Mid Point Break (Approx. 30 minutes)|
|Pause a mi-parcours 30 minutes|
|16h00 – Event Complete|
|Fin des competitions pompiers|
|Awards and Social – TBA|
|Sunday May 12th, 2019|
|10h00 – All Competitors on site|
|Tous les competiteurs sur le site de competition|
|10h30 – Start list posted|
|Affichage de rang des competiteurs|
|10h45 – Competitor Briefing & Opening Ceremonies – Mixed Relay Draw|
|Ceremonies d’ouvertures officielles|
|11h00 – FireFit Relay Seeding Round followed by X3|
|Debut des competitions relais pompiers suivi de X3|
|Approx. 12h30 – Mid Point Break (Approx. 20 Minutes)|
|Pause a mi-parcours 20 minutes|
|13h00 – FireFit Relay Knockout Tournament begins|
|Debut des competitions relais eliminatoires pompiers|
|16h00 – Event complete – Awards presented on course|
|Fin des competitions pompiers – Remise des prix sur le cours|
|Holiday Inn Express|
|Address: 2200 Cliffe Avenue||2 Queens $129+tax|
|Ph: 778-225-0010 Booking Code: FF1|
|Booking Link: Courtenay FireFit Championships||King Suite $140+tax includes pullout|
|FireFit Rate Cutoff Date: April 11th, 2019|
|Amenities: Each room comes with convenience center complete with mini fridge, microwave and coffee maker. Hot buffet breakfast included with stay. 24 hour Fitness Center and Business Center. Coin Laundry facilities as well as indoor pool, whirlpool and 32 foot corkscrew waterslide. Free Wi-Fi and parking.|