an international event

Since 1999, the annual World Rescue Challenge (WRC) has brought together the best international teams for challenges around road rescue and trauma

A COMPETITION WITH CONCRETE OUTCOMES

For victims of traffic accidents,
who will benefit from the application of improved skills, equipment and techniques
For firefighters, in terms of training, operational techniques and tools
The competition is a unique international opportunity for teams to share knowledge, experiences and techniques. In addition to the competition, there will be technical workshops and conferences

TWO INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION

THE ROAD SAFETY CHALLENGE

with 3 extraction challenges
Firefighters will need to use innovative techniques to rescue trapped victims in a very short time.

THE TRAUMA CHALLENGE

with 2 first aid tests
The trauma challenge is based on the same principles as the road safety challenge. It puts firefighting teams in charge of aiding injured people hurt in everyday life accidents at home or work.

a challenge IN THE HEART OF LA ROCHELLE

The event will take place from 12 to 15 September in the heart of La Rochelle, near the aquarium, very easily accessible on foot, by bike or by car.

World recue challenge it's 110,000 SQM (approx. 2.5 acres) of exhibition space and competition

FREE ADMISSION FROM 10AM TO 6PM