October 16, 2013

Media Advisory

Police/Fire-led 'boot camp' teams battle it out today at friendly competition

WHO: City of Springfield Code 3 Boot Camp participants

WHAT: Battle of the Boot Camps

WHEN: Noon-1 p.m.

WHERE: Central's Harrison Stadium/Curry Sports Complex, 900 N. Summit Ave

WHY: As part of the City's employee wellness program, inBalance, Police and Fire personnel take turns leading the Code 3 Boot Camp exercise class for City employees. Teams from Police and Fire-led classes will enjoy some friendly competition today as they challenge each other in events such as a fire hose relay, dress-up (in Police/Fire garb) relay and tug o' war. The winning team will take home medals, a team trophy and, of course, bragging rights. City employees will cheer on their favorite team and enjoy lunch from The Wheelhouse Street Fare in the Tindle Mills parking lot.

Media Contact

Emily Hegg, City of Springfield inBalance coordinator
O: 417-864-2077 | M: 701-741-2423
Inbalance@springfieldmo.gov

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Department of Public Information

840 Boonville Avenue • P.O. Box 8368 • Springfield, MO 65801
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