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The Question
by FR1 Community

Cold Water Challenge Face-off: Fiery Four Semi-Finals

Which one do you think completed the challenge first?

By FireRescue1 Staff

After a week of voting, the fifth round of the Cold Water Challenge Face-off guessing game has its winner! NFPA's Lorraine Carli beat out National Fire Sprinkler Association's Vickie Prichette with a total of 55 votes versus her 36 votes.

Lorraine Carli advances to the final round!

For those new to the game, the face-off challenge is simple: vote for who you think took the challenge first; we’ll reveal the true order after the bracket is complete.

Our mission is also simple: give firefighters a reason to have a bit of fun and keep the challenge alive — and the associated donations made to the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation.

Cast your vote below on which fire service leader you think completed the challenge first. At the end of the game, contest winners will be randomly selected and will receive a FireRescue1 T-shirt and challenge coin as a prize. 

Chief Dennis Rubin has served as a company officer, command level officer, and fire chief in several major cities including Dothan, Ala., Norfolk, Va., and Atlanta. He's also a frequent and regular contributing author to FireRescue1 and Fire Chief.

Fire Chief Ronald J. Siarnicki began his fire service career with the Prince George's County Fire/EMS Department in 1978. In July 2001, Chief Siarnicki retired to take the position of executive director of the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation. He is also a frequent and regular contributing author to FireRescue1 and Fire Chief.

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Heather Dean Mazurkiewicz Heather Dean Mazurkiewicz Monday, September 08, 2014 9:22:12 AM I think this Cold Water Challenge is pretty damn good (full disclosure, its my class)

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