A member of the River Country Fire Department works to loosen the valve on a fire hydrant during the annual Firemen’s Olympics at Central Park. Area fire departments competed in several events, including this one, which tested teams’ speed in connecting a hose to a hydrant plus strength and accuracy as they controlled the water stream in order to strike a target. Brienne Green - Daily Press

A member of the River Country Fire Department works to loosen the valve on a fire hydrant during the annual Firemen’s Olympics at Central Park. Area fire departments competed in several events, including this one, which tested teams’ speed in connecting a hose to a hydrant plus strength and accuracy as they controlled the water stream in order to strike a target. Brienne Green – Daily Press