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World Police and Fire Games

World Police and Fire Games

Coming to our region June 2015

Jun 27, 2015

Some World Police & Fire Games Postponed due to Weather

Some World Police & Fire Games Postponed due to Weather

There are several events still on the schedule for Saturday.

Jun 26, 2015

World Police and Fire Games Kick Off

World Police and Fire Games Kick Off

The World Police and Fire Games is beginning in our backyard. The games are the second-largest global multi-sport event. News4's Derrick Ward talked to some of the participants.

Jun 25, 2015

Pr. George's Corporal Will Bike Into World Police & Fire Games

Pr. George's Corporal Will Bike Into World Police & Fire Games

A corporal and his bike headed into the World Police and Fire Games, which kick off Friday in Fairfax County.

Jun 25, 2015

Pr. George's Corporal Will Bike Into World Police and Fire Games

Pr. George's Corporal Will Bike Into World Police and Fire Games

Prince George's County Corporal James Fournier developed his passion for mountain biking after having to fight some weight and high blood pressure issues eight years ago. After more than 20 years of military and...

Jun 25, 2015

Mont. County Firefighter Heads to World Police and Fire Games

Mont. County Firefighter Heads to World Police and Fire Games

Montgomery County Firefighter David Lee is trading his fire helmet for a motocross helmet at the World Police and Fire Games, which start Friday.

Jun 26, 2015

Md. Paramedic Competing in World Police and Fire Games

Md. Paramedic Competing in World Police and Fire Games

A Prince George's County paramedic is participating in the World Police and Fire Games 2015 in Fairfax, Virginia, as her final contribution before retiring. News4's Aaron Gilchrist reports.

Jun 18, 2015

Competitor Rebounds From Devastating Wreck

Competitor Rebounds From Devastating Wreck

Ben Gehlsen saw the "other side" of a paramedic's job when he was in a devastating motorcycle wreck. Now, after a lot of hard work, Gehlsen is a volunteer firefighter -- and competing in the Ultimate Firefighter...

Jun 16, 2015

5 WPFG Events You Won't Want to Miss

5 WPFG Events You Won't Want to Miss

The World Police and Fire Games coming to Virginia will host more than 50 events from June 26 to July 5. And some of those events, frankly, are unmissable.

Jun 17, 2015

"Chicago Fire" Star, News4 Anchor Will Emcee WPFG Opening

"Chicago Fire" Star, News4 Anchor Will Emcee WPFG Opening

“Chicago Fire” star Joe Minoso is set to emcee the 2015 World Police and Fire Games opening ceremony in D.C. later this month.

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The World Police and Fire Games will bring 12,000 first responders from 70 countries to events throughout our area -- especially Northern Virginia -- in June and July 2015.