NFL player JJ Watt suits up as hometown Pewaukee firefighter for heat safety campaign

  • Source: WISC-TV Channel Madison
  • Published: 08/10/2016 05:41 AM

Former Wisconsin Badger JJ Watt tried firefighter training with his dad at their hometown fire department for the Gatorade Beat the Heat education campaign. Inmate accused of trying to arrange hit is headed to trial JJ Watt’s father, retired firefighter John Watt, joined him at the Pewaukee Fire Department and tried the physical and technical training firefighters conduct, according to a release. JJ pulled water hoses, climbed flights of stairs and put out fires in 86-degree weather in full firefighter gear to teach youth athletes the importance of heat safety and staying hydrated.


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