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Longueuil, Que. selected to host 2020 North American Police & Fire Games


September 26, 2019
By Staff
Photo: Longueuil Citoyen, Facebook.

Longueuil has been announced the host city of the Jeux Nord-Américains Policiers-Pompiers 2020, or North American Police & Fire Games.

From Aug.14-18, 2020, police, firefighters, customs and military from all over the world will face each other in a major competition. Events will include athletics, Crossfit, tennis, boxing and many more.

There will also be numerous free family-friendly activities Aug.15-16 at the Colosseum Jean-Béliveau.

Visit the Jeux Nord-Américains Policiers-Pompiers 2020 Facebook page for a video from the launch featuring an impromptu arm wrestling match between the heads of Service de police de l’agglomération de Longueuil and Service de prévention incendie de l’Agglomération de Longueuil.

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Hugo Girard, a Canadian former strongman and Québécois, is a spokesperson for the games and was in attendance at the press conference launching the host city news. He is a Strongman Super Series World Champion, a four-time World Muscle Power champion and a six-time Canada’s Strongest Man.

More details at longueuil2020.jnapp.ca/en/index.html.


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2 Comments » for Longueuil, Que. selected to host 2020 North American Police & Fire Games
  1. Kirk McCann says:

    How does someone try to qualify for participation in this event. I’m a 48 year old fire fighter from Petawawa Ontario. I have some amateur boxing experience and thinking of competing.
    Thanks
    Kirk James McCann

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