Competition Rules

The 2020 IMRC Rules and all related appendix files are provided in PDF format. Download Adobe Reader for free, or select one of the links below to view or download a file.

2020 International Mines Rescue Competition Rules


Additional forms and information can be found throughout the site, and have been compiled below for ease of downloading/printing.
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2020 IMRC Appendices (PDF)

Team Selection 232 KB
Team Application 432 KB
Team Registration Form 316 KB
Updated Aug 29, 2022: Team Orientation Schedule 210 KB
Judges' Criteria 303 KB
Judges' Application 324 KB
Judges' Registration Form 335 KB
Updated Aug 29, 2022:  Judges' Orientation Schedule 285 KB
Observer's Registration Form 512 KB
Updated Aug 29, 2022: Dining Locations 94 KB
Updated Aug 29, 2022: Venues and Schedule of Events  389 KB
Maps and Driving Directions 961 KB
National Mine Health and Safety Academy Information 790 KB
Medical and Emergency Assistance 520 KB
Glossary of Mining Terms 297 KB
Mine Gases Module 2 of IG 7 816 KB
Exploration Module 4 of IG 7 926 KB
MSHA IG 7a 497 KB
Visio Mapping Guidelines 395 KB
Digital Nozzle Training Product Sheet 701 KB
Lights On Gas Simulator 231 KB
Team Technician at the 2020 IMRC 5 KB
Added April 8, 2022: Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for IMRC 180 KB