Good turnout for fire department race

Seven area fire companies including Kent’s participated in the annual fundraising Firefighter Race at Mohawk Mountain Ski Area last weekend. Photo by Tom Brown

CORNWALL — Seven area fire companies, including the Kent Volunteer Fire Department, took part in the eighth annual Firefighter Race at Mohawk Mountain Ski Area on Sunday, March 11. 

The race took place on Arrowhead, and it was a half-mile hill GS course.

The beneficiary this year was the Connecticut Burn Center at Bridgeport Hospital, which received $1,500 from the event, in which the firefighter teams race each other down the slopes wearing their full turn-out gear.

Race results:

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