Day Two ended up with us arriving at Sacramento, CA. A friend and supporter has been sponsoring our visits since we began in 2000. Running behind we arrived, cleaned up and went to bed leaving at 0600 for Tecate.
At 1800, we entered Tecate passing border inspection under the guidance of the Chief of the Regional Protection Civil Fire Service and the Tecate City Fire Chief. We arrived at Station 1 dropped off the trailer and the most important thing we did tonite was to hit our favorite Taco Joint.
Off to rest for the upcoming training. Training day one , Mission day 4 will see us in Tecate with Bomberos De San Diego reps working together on engine company ops hose handling and attack strategies. Invited and expected are bomberos from Tijuana, Ensenada, Rosarito Beach, Mexicali and San Felipe. Day Two Tecate will see us joined by Recently promoted DC Rich Smith from Santee Fire for Engine company rope rescue, initial company ops lead by board member, Lt and Technical Rescue team member Scott Booth. Exciting two days then on to Tijuana for the next two days.
Logistics managed by our own board member Marcelo DeCasas, FF who is also a Board member for Bomberos De SanDiego our partners in the region. Update to follow.