History of the Latin American Police & Fire Games:
The Latin American Police & Fire Games is an Olympic type of multi-sport program for full time professional law enforcement officers, firefighters, customs and corrections officers.
The first European Games had place at the city of Cordoba, Argentina in the year 2013 and in the city of Buenos Aires in 2014. The third edition will be held in the city of Curitiba, Brasil. Then Buenos Aires 2016, Guadalajara 2017, Panama 2018.
The Latin American Police & Fire games notoriety continues to grow. The strongly contested candidacy competitions demonstrate the growing interest of the international community for the Games and confirm the scope of the event and the pride
EPFG & Olympic spirit:
The physical benefits of sport are unmistakable; the qualities developed by one who practices sport are many, such as challenges in everyday life, perseverance and discipline.
The Latin American Police & Fire Games are symbolic congregation of the Olympic spirit: Fair-play, effort, delivery, fight, solidarity, undiscriminating of no classroom.
Multi ethnicity is at the heart of the Game’s vision, differences are encountered, discovered, shared. New bonds of understanding and friendships are developed.
This great human adventure gives communities a better understanding of how agencies work, meet with them on a friendly basis, and often brings about interactive relations with youth.