Join Us—Thursday, April 27th

FDIC 2017
MSA Block Party

What You'll Experience

Win a G1 iTIC: Two Ways!

We’re giving away 30 G1 iTIC Upgrade Kits! Participate in the G1 Readiness Race or enter drawing for a chance to win. See details.

Free Food & Drinks

Open to FDIC attendees. Must be 21+ for entry.

Support a Good Cause

MSA will donate $50 for every G1 Readiness Race participant to the nonprofit Firefighter Cancer Support Network.

Join the Challenge: G1 Readiness Race

The first phase of the competition runs from 7:00-8:30PM (must be in line by 8:30PM to participate). After phase one of the competition is complete, players with the top four times will race again, head-to-head, to determine final places. Watch the G1 Readiness Race video to learn more.

G1 Readiness Race

For each participant, MSA will donate $50 to the nonprofit Firefighter Cancer Support Network.

G1 Readiness Race

To win, complete these 8 steps the fastest:

1. Change cylinder

2. Swap battery

3. Don the G1 & facepiece; must tighten straps

4. Don hood & helmet; attach chin strap

5. Open air cylinder

6. Connect the regulator to the facepiece

7. Yell out, "MSA G1!"

8. Disconnect the regulator

G1 Readiness Race

To win, must follow these rules:

  • All 8 steps must be completed (order does not matter).
  • MSA judges will be on-site to ensure proper completion.
  • Equipment will be provided by MSA.
  • Times will be broadcast on-site on a digital leaderboard.
  • NEW for 2017: Top 4 players from initial competition will race again, head-to-head, to determine final places.

See official rules.

Prizes: G1 Readiness Race @ FDIC

Prizes awarded at 9:45PM. Must be present to win. Every participant will receive a hood to use for the race.
NEW for 2017: Every player with a time 44.999 or less will win a G1 iTIC Upgrade Kit.

Grand Prize

Five G1 iTIC Upgrade Kits for the winner's department, plus one Cairns® Leather Helmet for the winner

Second Place

Cairns Leather Helmet

Third Place

Cairns Traditional Helmet

Fourth Place

$150 Visa Gift Card

More Chances to Win: G1 iTIC Upgrade Kit Giveaway

Enter to win one of 25 G1 iTICs given away via random drawings throughout the evening!

Win the G1 iTIC at FDIC 2017

  • Block Party attendees will receive a card with a URL to enter sweepstakes.
  • One entry per person; entry is good all night. Limit one prize per person.
  • Drawing times (5 individual winners will be named at each drawing): 7:30PM, 8:00PM, 8:30PM, 9:00PM, and 9:30PM.
  • Must be present to win & show valid ID matching entry to claim prize.
  • See official rules.