Wed Sep 11 21:40:33 PDT 2019
Stair Climb Challenge pays tribute to 9/11 first responders
Hundreds climbed the 1,980 steps in the Swamp to honor the first responders who sacrificed their lives during the September 11th attacks. The event was hosted by the UF Collegiate Veterans Society, Student Government and the Grit Foundation.
Three years ago, rock music legend and Gainesville's very own Tom Petty suddenly passed away and every year since on his birthday weekend there's a bash to celebrate his life and legacy.