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Edson Firefighters head to Firefit Nationals

– A few members of the Firefighters Ian Carroll community, on a national qualified for Nationals in gold in the Over 50 NxG2 Robinson has competed
Edson Fire Department and Duane Woodhouse stage,” said Chief the Over 40 Relay event relay. in 22 Firefit events since
are travelling to Quebec are off to compete at Schram. “Many of our by winning gold in A d d i t i o n a l l y , 1996. “Firefit is a great
for a national competition. Firefit Nationals in members have put a lot of Grande Prairie. Robinson Firefighter Carroll placed event. It really motivates
After qualifying at a Longueuil, Quebec time and effort into and Carroll also picked up 3rd in the over 40 guys to get in shape and
regional event in Grande September 10th to 14th. training for the Firefit a gold in the Over 40 individual race, Robinson teaches them a lot about
Prairie in May, Chief Al “It's a great honour to events and we've had NxG2 (two person) relay placed second in the s p o r t s m a n s h i p a n d
Schram, Deputy Chief represent our local some great results.” and the team of Schram individual Chief Officer camaraderie. We really
Tyler Robinson, and department, and our The team of four and Woodhouse landed category, and Schram need to thank 4evergreen
placed third in individuals 4estry from Valleyview as
in both the Chief Officer well. When they heard we
and Over 50 category. h a d q u a l i f i e d f o r
T h e t e a m w i l l b e Nationals they stepped up
competing in the same to the plate and sponsored
events in Longueuil. our team to make the trip.”

(L to R) Edson Deputy Chief Tyler Robinson, Firefighter Ian Carrol, Firefighter Duane Woodhouse,
Chief Al Schram.


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