WELCOME! | Log in | SATURDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2018 | Forecast | Lottery Results | Contact Us | Send a news tip | Get our newsletter | RSS Feed

MFD Takes Top Trophy in Fight for Air Climb

Pictured from L-R: F/F Steve LoVecchio, F/F JaQuan Scott, Capt. Joe Burke, F/F Pete Albanese, F/F Anthony Virgil, F/F Chris Herrmann, F/F Kevin Palek, F/F Ibin Raheem, F/F Thomas Hargraves
Photo
1
2
Posted

Members of the Montclair Fire Department recently took first place in the annual Fight for Air fundraising competition at 1 Gateway Center, Newark.

Competitors had to run up 28 flights of stairs in full turnout gear with air tanks on their backs – a firefighter’s gear can weigh anywhere between 60-80 pounds. The winner of the competition is the team with the lowest combined time.

Fight for Air benefits the American Lung Association.

Comments

No comments on this story | Please log in to comment by clicking here
Please log in or register to add your comment
Contents of this site are all © 2018 The Jersey Tomato Press | All rights reserved | Powered by Creative Circle Media Solutions