Records tumble at State Urban Championships

The 146th State Urban Firefighter Championships were held in Bendigo at the weekend, with a number of records falling. 


A 43 year old benchmark was broken in the Champion Fours event, with Kangaroo Flat finishing in 15.90 seconds.

It was not enough to take out overall honours however, with Dandenong finishing first on 85 points.

The Victoria / Western Australia Challenge took place after the final event, the Champion Fours, and was won by the W.A. team in a time of 27.49 seconds.

Check out all the results here.

Final Standings: 


1. DANDENONG 85 Points 

2. MARYVALE 80 Points 

3. KANGAROO FLAT A 76 Points 


1. OSBORNE PARK 53 Points 

2. WERRIBEE 52 Points 

3. MOE 47 Points

Results for the 2019 Champion Competitor:

Jon Murphy, Dandenong 28 points

Matt Royal, Maryvale 20.5 points

Matt Wilson, Dale Hucheson Dandenong, Tom Dargaville Kangaroo Flat, 19 Points

Author: Tim McGlone