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Midland Fire Department set to host strength competition this Friday

File: Midland Fire Department trucks outside station 10 in Midland File: Midland Fire Department trucks outside station 10 in Midland
MIDLAND, TX (KWES) -

The Midland Fire Department and Heroes Fitness are teaming up to host a firefighter-themed Strong Man/Woman Competition on July 16.

The competition will take place from 9 a.m. 1 p.m. at the Heroes location at 4400 North Midland Dr.

The money raised by MFD will benefit the Community Risk reduction program, which was created to take a proactive approach in saving lives.

Men and women will each have three timed events to complete, and can compete as individuals or in a team of five.

Each participant as an individual or team must pay a $30 registration fee or can pay $40 to do both.

Children are welcome to compete in three non-timed events for free.

For more information call 432-528-4942.

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