TITLE

RESISTANCE IS FRUITFUL

AUTHOR(S)
Wilmoth, Janet
PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Fire Chief;Sep2006, Vol. 50 Issue 9, p80
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article profiles Darryl Johnson who was assigned in Chicago Fire Academy in Illinois to teach physical fitness training to firefighters. Johnson graduated from the Chicago Fire Academy in 1989 and was assigned to Engine 107, and relocated back to the academy to teach firefighter fitness. His other affiliations include, the American Council of Exercise's Peer Fitness Trainer program, Exercise Safety Association, and National Exercise Training Academy.
ACCESSION #
23152159

 

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