Ninth annual combat challenge a huge success
November 29, 2013

In addition to raising more than $22,400 this year, Pre-Service Firefighter students in Ontario have helped to raise more $100,000 over the past nine years in support of Camp BUCKO – a camp for children who are burn victims.

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Victoria Myddleton carries a dummy

Georgian hosted the annual combat event this month, bringing together students from colleges across the province in an exciting skills competition.

Thank you to Paramedic and Massage Therapy students for their assistance as well as to faculty members Brian Dormer and Rob Theriault for their supervision.

Pictured above: Ryan Legacy competes for first place.

In addition to raising funds, Georgian students won bragging rights in the following categories:

  • First place, Women’s Team – Victoria Myddelton, Erika Friedrick and Alesha Dunn
  • First place, Women Individual – Victoria Myddelton
  • First place, Men’s Team – Ryan Legacy, Ray Auld and Alex Beland
  • Third place, Men’s Team – Mitch Gourley, Mitch DeCruz and Brandon Doucette
  • First place, Men’s Individual – Ryan Legacy

What an outstanding achievement for all involved!