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National firefighter combat challenge competition underway in Sandy

Oct 22, 2021, 2:29 PM

SANDY, Utah — Firefighters are putting their skills to the test at the Firefighter Combat Challenge outside the Shops at South Town in Sandy.

The event, which is designed “to promote, showcase and publicly celebrate the selfless spirit and extraordinary fitness levels of America’s elite firefighter heroes and heroines in an exciting and entertaining sports competition” runs through Sunday.

Among the competitions are the hose pack carry, donut roll hose hoist, forcible entry, victim rescue and hose advance.

Winners at this weekend’s event will move on to World Challenge XXX, which will be held in Fort Pierce, Florida.

More details can be found here.

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National firefighter combat challenge competition underway in Sandy