Bowen 7 Memorial Workout honors fallen AFD Captain on July 14

Press release from Asheville Fire Department:

The Asheville Fire Department supports the upcoming Bowen 7 Memorial workout to honor our fallen brother, Captain Jeff Bowen. On July 28th, Captain Bowen gave his life in the line of duty. This year’s event is hosted by Beer City Crossfit, located at 70 Westside Dr. in Asheville, on July 14th with heats running from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

All proceeds will go to the Bowen family and anyone is welcome to participate! Spectators and families are encouraged to attend to show their support. To learn more about this event and to register go to

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