In a bid to gain more knowledge about rescue missions in the water, the Tarlac City-based Northern Luzon Command announced that it has joined in the ongoing "Water Rescue Olympics" in Monte Cruz Resort, Barangay Sto. Niño, San Felipe, Zambales.
Major Gina Daet, Northern Luzon Command spokesperson, said the activity started Wednesday and will culminate on the Friday.
She added that they have deployed three teams to participate in the event.
The guest-of-honor and speaker during Wednesday's opening ceremonies was Zambales Gov. Hermogenes Ebdane.
Other participants in "Water Rescue Olympics" came from different government, non-government units and uniformed services.
Live Saving, Boat Capsizing, Rubber Boat Operations and Water Rescue Relay are the four events in the competition.