Clearwater, FL -- Eight city firefighters will take part in the American Lung Associations 2011 Fight for Air Climb on March 26 at the Bank of America building in Tampa.
The team will climb 42 floors - 941 steps - dressed in full bunker gear and air packs, adding 65 pounds to their weight.
Talking part are Team Captain Firefighter Anthony Gomillion, along with Driver/Operator Mike Brown, Fire Medic Michael Hutto, Fire Medic Bradley Keating, Fire Medic David Marlow, Firefighter Christian Miller, Driver/Operator James Van Zandt and Fire Medic Mark Wing
In advance of the climb, the team will hold a pep rally and fundraiser this Saturday, March 26 at the original Hooters Restaurant, 2800 Gulf to Bay Boulevard, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
For information on how to make a donation to the Clearwater Team, click here.