Happy 126th Brooklyn fire department
Taylor McDaniel, left, and Alyssa James, don fire gear at the beginning of the “Fire Fighter’s Challenge” on Saturday, Aug. 17 as a fund raiser for Lyle Bauman, a former member of the Brooklyn department. Bauman has been diagnosed with prostate cancer and the money raised for the event will be donated to Bauman to help with his medical bills.
Beth Brown hits a heavy roll of fire hose during the forcible entry portion of the “Fire Fighter’s Challenge” fund raiser on Saturday, Aug. 17 in Brooklyn. The fund raiser was former Brooklyn fire fighter Lyle Bauman who has been diagnosed with prostrate cancer.
Carl Tubbs, left, and Brad Graham, team up with two others during the water fights at the Brooklyn Volunteer Fire Department 126th anniversary celebration.
These two participants battled each other in a water fight at the 126th Brooklyn Volunteer Fire Department celebration held on Saturday, Aug. 17 in Brooklyn.
Tammy Jones and Daniel Haines take part in the hose drag during the “Fire Fighter’s Challenge” fund raiser in Brooklyn on Saturday, Aug. 17. Participants tackled the multi-station test of physical ability either as a “tag team” or solo. The participants first had to don fire gear, then took part in a hose drag, tool carry, ladder raise/lower, forcible entry, rescue drag and then finish with another 100-year run.