General Event Questions:
What time is sign in?
Can my friends and
family attend the event?
Race Logistics Questions:
When will I receive my battalion start time?
Rules & Regulations for Climb:
The following rules have been adapted and copied from other stairclimb competitions in an attempt to standardize rules for dress and conduct.
ALL PPE MUST MEET NFPA 1971 2007 STANDARDS
IN THE CASE OF COMPETITORS FROM OUTSIDE THE USA THEY MUST MEET REQUIREMENTS FOR PPE SET-FORTH BY THEIR GOVERNING BODIES
CE-European Safety Standards
AS/NZ-Australia New Zealand Standards
If I cannot make the climb, do I get a refund of my registration fee?
No, registration fees are non refundable and cannot be reversed if you cannot make the event. If you want to send someone in your place, please call the CFF office at 503-226-3435. Your substitution is also responsible for raising $100. No substitutions after 9/16/2016
If I cannot make the event, do I still have to raise the $100 minimum fundraising goal?
Yes, this event requires a minimum of $100 fundraised. If you register, you are committed to raising the $100. If you would like to send someone in your place, please call the CFF office at 503-226-3435. Your substitute will also be responsible for raising $100. No substitutions after 9/16/2016
When is the deadline for fundraising?
The deadline for fundraising to qualify for any prizes is 9/25/2016. However, fundraising dollars can be submitted until 12/31/2016. You will also have the opportunity to take care of your $100 fundraiser min at the time of check in.
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Matching Monday Program:
**The Jurrens Family Foundation will match dollar for dollar, up to a total of $40,000 the donations directly contributed or raised each week (beginning 4/4/16 and ending 10/3/2016) by the qualifying participants of the "Matching Monday" fundraising contests for the 2016 Portland Firefighter Stairclimb Challenge. Donations received in excess of the matching goal will support the mission of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.
The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation has unrestricted financial reserves of about 13 times its budgeted annual expenses, following a one-time royalty sale in 2014. These funds, along with the public’s continuing support, are needed to help accelerate our efforts to pursue a lifelong cure for this fatal disease, develop lifesaving new therapies and help all people with CF live full, productive lives. To request a copy of our Strategic Plan, email email@example.com or call 800 FIGHT-CF.