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UKRO Challenge 2017

In September, Humberside Fire and Rescue Service will host the United Kingdom Rescue Organisation (UKRO) Challenge 2017

The UKRO Challenge is an annual UK wide event where teams of professionals from other emergency services within the UK compete against one another in disciplines such as:

  • Vehicle extrication
  • Trauma management
  • Urban search and rescue (USAR)
  • Rope rescue
  • Water rescue

Opening on Thursday 7 September with a welcoming ceremony for competing organisations, sponsors and exhibitors, the challenge will take place between Friday 8 to Saturday 9 September, which is followed by a closing ceremony in the evening.

The UKRO Challenge 2017 will be part Hull's City of Culture 2017 events calendar and making the most of Hull's locations, it will be based across the following sites:

The KCOM Stadium
Princes Quay Shopping Centre

For more information on entry fees, how to register and accommodation options, please visit the UKRO website

For any additional information you may need, please do not hesitate to contact the Event team: UKRO2017@humbersidefire.gov.uk

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