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    I'm just curious what other hobbies beside ems and fire that ya'll have.

    mine are horses, crochet, needlepoint, and reading
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    Fire and EMS isn't my "hobby"... it's my profession.

    To answer your question.....
    Cars, detailing, photography, flying, free lance writing/reporting, beer afficionado, collecting fire memorabilia.
    ‎"The education of a firefighter and the continued education of a firefighter is what makes "real" firefighters. Continuous skill development is the core of progressive firefighting. We learn by doing and doing it again and again, both on the training ground and the fireground."
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    Quote Originally Posted by CaptainGonzo View Post
    Fire and EMS isn't my "hobby"... it's my profession.
    Amen to that Chief. In my spare time I like to ride motorcycles, read, play guitar and exercise.

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    My hobby is my name......my restored 1958 FWD Pumper. My sons (3 and 2) are getting into it also!

    I also dabble in Aviation- especially helicopters.......I like to cook, I enjoy a good book (Reading Stephen King "From a Buick 8" right now)

    Home Repair, when I am in a good mood and things are going right.

    Bettering myself as a father and a husband..........
    "Loyalty Above all Else. Except Honor."

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    NASCAR and Country music, just starting to learn how to play guitar
    Firefighter for Vestal 32-2

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    .........Writing, Reading, Swimming, Camping, Hiking, Rock Climbing, Rappelling, Water Polo, Paintball, handiwork(anything and everything), Snowplowing, some Graphic Design, photography, fire buffing, collecting fire memorabilia (esp. shirts, but anything firefighting), working out, alot of time is spent doing homework and studying...not that I enjoy it, ummmm I think that's it.
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    investigatin' the unknown... and photography..

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    Hockey,Rugby,Golf,Puttin A Few Cold Ones Back and taking in the odd movie
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    Working on my cabin, beer, anything outdoors, beer, throwing money at old tractors, beer, and teaching my twins as much as I can (without so much beer-makes me fall off things)
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    Quote Originally Posted by SPFDRum View Post
    Working on my cabin, beer, anything outdoors, beer, throwing money at old tractors, beer, and teaching my twins as much as I can (without so much beer-makes me fall off things)
    We share similar interests (I have 10 year old twins and I love beer).

    In my limited free time, I read, bicycle, and am the computer geek for friends and family.
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    My hobby is mainly photography: Wildlife (Elk, deer, raptors, ect), astro (Stars at night), and action (Rodeo, Nascar West series).

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    Gold dredging, numismatics(coin collecting) and studying military history.

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    Golf (poorly), trout fishing (pretty good I must say), travel (the wife and I love Nashville (been the last 3 years.)
    "If people concentrated on the really important things in life, there'd be a shortage of fishing poles."
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    Golf, Beer, Boating, cars, shooting, Installing Emergency lighting and audio systems in cars.

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    Football (NFL/NCAA), weightlifting, downhill skiing, mountain biking, and plenty of beer.

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    Photography, Travel, Off-road Exploring (Wheelin ).

    But my REAL passions are:

    Fitting another set of LED's on my POV, experimenting with POV response light colour, pattern, and effectiveness, building van-mobile scanner and radio communication stations, wearing two radios, three phones, and four pagers, experimenting with multiple hoods and pants.
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    Firearms, motorcycles and atv riding, 4x4 pickup trucks(playing in the mud), fishing, horses, and poor carpentry.

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    Hockey, hockey, shagging and more hockey

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    Giants Football , Yankees Baseball , Shooting Guns , Headaches from my woman !
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