The Firefighter Combat Challenge, as seen on ESPN for more than 10 years, is designed to encourage firefighter fitness and demonstrate the extremities of the job to the public. Competing teams are required to wear full gear and a breathing apparatus as they race head-to-head, performing a series of five tasks including climbing a five-story tower, hoisting, chopping, dragging hoses and rescuing a life-sized, 175 lb. victim.
The Branson Firefighters Association, IAFF Local 152, Branson Landing, and the Branson Convention & Visitors Bureau are partnering to bring the SCOTT Firefighter Combat Challenge® back to Branson, Missouri for a second year! This two-day competition welcomes Firefighters from across the nation, encourages firefighter fitness and demonstrates the professions rigors to the public - including the climbing of a 5-story tower, hoisting, chopping, dragging hoses and rescuing a life sized victim. To stay up-to-date on announcements, "LIKE" Branson Firefighter Combat Challenge on Facebook! facebook.com/scottchallengebranson