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Two Cherokee County Firefighters Place First in Fight for Air Climb
4/21/14 10:53 AM
Cherokee County firefighters who participated in the event were (left to right) Lt. Ric Mitchell, Chris George, Jon Gottfried, Sgt. Frank Madonna, Doug Hocker, Chris Roberts, Sgt. Eric Robidou and Lt. Alec Adams.
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Cherokee County firefighters who participated in the event were (left to right) Lt. Ric Mitchell, Chris George, Jon Gottfried, Sgt. Frank Madonna, Doug Hocker, Chris Roberts, Sgt. Eric Robidou and Lt. Alec Adams.

Several Cherokee County firefighters participated in the Fight for Air Climb that was held this past Saturday at the One Ninety One Peachtree Tower in downtown Atlanta.

The climb, which is sponsored by the American Lung Association, is Atlanta’s largest vertical competition where participants climb 51 floors to help raise awareness for the 35 million Americans who suffer from asthma. The participants in the event include individuals, families, teams and public safety officials.

Cherokee County Fire and Emergency Services took third place in the team competition. Two Cherokee County firefighters, Sgt. Eric Robidou and Jonathan Gottfried, took first place in their respective age brackets. Also participating in the quick dress drill were firefighters Chris George and Chris Roberts.

Other Cherokee County firefighters who participated in the event were: Lt. Ric Mitchell, Lt. Alec Adams, Sgt. Frank Madonna, and Doug Hocker.

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Cherokee County firefighters, Jon Gottfried and Eric Robidou, came in first place in their age brackets.
Cherokee County firefighters, Jon Gottfried and Eric Robidou, came in first place in their age brackets.
Cherokee County firefighters also participated in the quick dress drill.
Cherokee County firefighters also participated in the quick dress drill.
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