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September 11, 2019


The Sunsphere

at Worlds Fair Park

810 Clinch Avenue
Knoxville, TN  37902


Onsite Registration: 7:30 AM

Climb Start: 8:30 AM


Event is open to firefighters, EMS, police, military

and anyone qualified as a first responder

The 2019 NFFF Knoxville 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb is a way to honor and remember the FDNY firefighters, police, and EMS who selflessly gave their lives so that others might live on 9-11-2001. Each participant pays tribute to an FDNY firefighter, police officer, or EMS by climbing the equivalent of the 110 stories of the World Trade Center. Your individual tribute not only remembers the sacrifice of an FDNY brother, but symbolically completes their heroic journey to save others. Through firefighter and community participation we can ensure that each of the 343 firefighters, 60 police officers, and 10 EMS are honored and that the world knows that we will never forget.

The Stair Climbs fund the programs provided by the NFFF to support the families of your local fallen firefighters and the FDNY Counseling Services Unit.


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