VAVRS District 1 Meeting

October 27th, 2013 - Four times a year Virginia Association of Volunteer Rescue Squads (VAVRS), District 1 get together to conduct business of the district. District One consists of squads from as far North to include Harrisonburg Rescue Squad, East to include Charlottesville- Albemarle Rescue Squad, South to include Covington Rescue Squad, and West to include Highland County Rescue Squad.

The October 2013 business meeting was hosted here at Wintergreen Rescue Squad at Wintergreen Resort. This event included competitions, a fantastic meal, and the business meeting. 

Thank you to the volunteers of the community and friends & family of the rescue squad for providing the wonderful meal and Wintergreen Resort for the Venue! We had approximately 100 attendees representing 14 squads from our district to attend.

The picture above provided by Aaron Bunch of Staunton-Augusta Rescue Squad shows all that brought ambulances positioned on the Founders Vision Overlook after the event. What a beautiful day!

The three competitions were EMT, Extrication, and an Emergency Vehicle Operations Course (EVOC). Here is how the teams placed in these events:

EMT Senior Contest
1st Place: Stuarts Draft
2nd Place: Waynesboro
3rd Place: Staunton-Augusta

EMT Junior Contest
1st Place: Waynesboro
2nd Place: Stuarts Draft

Extrication Contest
1st Place: Waynesboro
2nd Place: Staunton-Augusta
3rd Place: Buena Vista

EVOC Contest
1st Place: Justin Strader - Stuarts Draft
2nd Place: David Price - Waynesboro
3rd Place: Steve Rohr - Staunton-Augusta

Man Miles: Staunton-Augusta

Activities Report: Stuarts Draft

Vice Presidents Award: Stuarts Draft

Events, TrainingMike Riddle