Always organized alternately by district associations of different towns, the rescue swimming competition for young people of the water rescue district association of upper and middle franconia is now organized by the district water rescue association of kulmbach. In three different age groups (8-10, 11-13 and 14-16), six participants per team compete in various disciplines.
This is how the young people will be treated on the weekend of the 30. And 31. Marz is first tested for its theoretical knowledge: in the rooms of the carl-von-linde-realschule, the teams go through first-aid stations where they have to treat made-up mimics as quickly as possible – from a simple cut to a scooter accident, there can be anything there.
First the theory, then the practice
So there is a lot of knowledge to prove before the practical part on sunday morning: from ball transport relays to rescue swimming disciplines, in which the participants have to demonstrate their skills fully clothed, the level of difficulty of the disciplines is adapted to the respective age group.