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 />
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 />
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 />
The world record attempt will take place between 11:30 and 12:30.<br />
For more information, you can visit Facebook (thet Flipping For Fitness page) or email email@example.com.
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