The basketball competition in the 2017 World Police & Fire Games is set to begin Wednesday at the Los Angeles Convention Center, where boxing and wrestling will also be held.
Swimming also begins Wednesday at the Exposition Park Swim Stadium.
The day’s other events include bowling at the Pinz Bowling Center in Studio City, a cycling road race in Acton, racquetball at The Claremont Club, pistol shooting at the Los Angeles Police Academy in Elysian Park and Pitchess Detention Center in Santa Clarita, softball at Big League Dreams in West Covina, tennis at Griffith Park, track and field at West Los Angeles College, rugby at the Balboa Sports Center in Encino and pocket billiards at Hard Times Billiards in Bellflower.
The 11-day Olympics-style competition for active and retired police officers and firefighters will continue through next Wednesday.
—City News Service
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