Stair Climb

Firefighters Reflect on Creation of NYC Stair Climb

Poster from the first annual NYC Firefighter Stair Climb on March 16, 2015. (Photo: Courtesy of NYC Firefighters Stair Climb) Poster from the first annual NYC Firefighter Stair Climb on March 16, 2015. (Photo: Courtesy of NYC Firefighters Stair Climb)

Firefighters Chris Barber and John Mills, both located on Manhattan’s Upper West Side, are the founders of the New York City Firefighter Stair Climb. They reflect on the creation of the newly created event.  Read more »

One WTC Stair Climb to Raise Money for Wounded Veterans

A stair climb at One WTC will honor the first responder victims of the 9/11 attacks. (Photo: Amy Dreher) A stair climb at One WTC will honor the first responder victims of the 9/11 attacks. (Photo: Amy Dreher)

The first-ever stair-climb race at One World Trade Center will honor the memory of first responders on May, 17, 2015.  Read more »

Firefighters Host NYC Firefighter Stair Climb

Chris Barber (left) and John Mills, firefighters on the Upper West Side of Manhattan, hosted the first-ever WTC stair climb. (Photo: Courtesy of NYC Firefighters Stair Climb) Chris Barber (left) and John Mills, firefighters on the Upper West Side of Manhattan, hosted the first-ever WTC stair climb. (Photo: Courtesy of NYC Firefighters Stair Climb)

Two FDNY firefighters launched the first annual New York City Firefighter Stair Climb at 4 World Trade Center earlier this week to raise money for Friends of Firefighters and Hope for the Warriors.  Read more »

Stair Climb Honors Fallen Firefighters

Past climb participant rings silver fire bell in honor of a fallen firefighter (Photo courtesy of the 9/11 Stair Climb Committee) Past climb participant rings silver fire bell in honor of a fallen firefighter (Photo courtesy of the 9/11 Stair Climb Committee)

A Wisconsin community pays tribute to fallen 9/11 firefighters.  Read more »