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Tire flipping world record attempt to raise funds for Hall Co. Fire Services

By Staff
GAINESVILLE - Gainesville resident, fitness guru and current Word Record Holder Greg Cochran is "Flipping for Fitness" to raise funds for fitness equipment for Hall County firefighters and EMTs. <br /> <br /> He will be attempting to break the World Record of 203 flips of a 555-pound tire in one hour. This will take place Saturday at Buffalo Wild Wings on Dawsonville Highway in Gainesville.<br /> <br /> The restaurant will donate 10 percent of food sales between 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Saturday to the cause. There will be music, a dunk tank, an opportunity to meet the Buffalo Wild Wings Mascot, face painting, a bungee run and more, according to county officials.<br /> <br /> The world record attempt will take place between 11:30 and 12:30.<br /> <br /> For more information, you can visit Facebook (thet Flipping For Fitness page) or email flippingforfirefighters@gmail.com.
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