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Firefighter Combat Challenge Returns to New England
  Pittsfield, MA June 14, 2019 June 15, 2019
The City of Pittsfield, MA is excited to announce that the “3M Scott Firefighter Combat Challenge” will be held here for a regional competition in 2019. The event will take place June 14th and 15th and is sponsored by Lenco Rescue Vehicles and Berkshire Bank.

There are 3 ways to compete:

• Individuals: Completing the entire course individually, in full gear on breathing air.
- 3-5 firefighters from the same department may each run the individuals as a team. The top 3 individual times of that team will be added together for ranking in the Team category.
- Categories for individuals are: Female, Male Open, Male over 40, Male over 50, Male over 55, Male over 60 and Chief’s division.

• Tandems: A two-person team, each doing half of the course with a handoff in the middle in full gear, NOT on breathing air.
- Categories are: Female, Co-ed, Male Open, Male over 40, Male over 50, Male over 55, and Male over 60.

• Relays: A team of 3-5 firefighters each completing a task on the course. They hand off after each task like a relay. In full gear, NOT on breathing air.
- Categories are: Female, Male Open, Male over 40, and Male over 50, and Male over 60.
Website: https://www.pittsfieldfirechallenge.com
Email: dgarner@cityofpittsfield
Phone: 413-448-9754
Contact Person: Dan Garner

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