A huge feather in the cap for Overstrand Municipality's Fire Department as it takes second place in the 2019 International Firefighters’ Day Competition in Stellenbosch on Saturday, 4 May.
The team challenge was won by Garden Route District Municipality while Overberg District Municipality came third.
The day was filled with squad drills, various displays of vehicles and tools as well as demonstrations of firefighting and rescuing techniques.
The Overstrand Firefighting team is well known for their outstanding performances in the team challenge competition.
The team challenge involves four firefighters to compete in a pre-set stage as a team, which entails