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Chattanooga Fire Department Drill Tower Fitness Work with Fitness Truth TV’s Tom Rowland

Tom Rowland from Fitness Truth Television trains with the Chattanooga Fire Dept and Captain Eric Stone. Tom learns just how tough it is to run the Firefighter Combat Challenge in full gear on a 100 degree afternoon. The video takes a look at fitness drills at the Chattanooga Fire Department drill tower with Captain Eric […]

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FITNESS TEST for Department of Sustainable Environment Firefighters Deemed Too Harsh

A FITNESS test for Department of Sustainable Environment firefighters has been criticized as being too harsh.
But a Herald Sun experiment …

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Firefighter Combat Challenge Events

Stair Climb Move to the fifth floor with highrise pack (four flights of stairs) Hose Hoist Pull donut roll to fifth floor Forcible Entry Drive the beam five feet Hose Advance Drag the nozzle 75 feet and hit a target Victim Rescue Drag the 175 lb. dummy More information at www.firefighter-challenge.com

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