FOX8’s Michael Spears takes on firefighter agility challenge in High Point

HIGH POINT, N.C. — Nearly 400 people interested in becoming High Point firefighters will face their first big challenge next month.

FOX8's Michael Spears takes on agility test.

FOX8’s Michael Spears takes on agility test.

In order to receive a job application, those interested must complete an eight-station agility test in under 10 minutes, that simulates the obstacles and challenges firefighters face every day.

Did we mention you must wear a 50 pound weight vest?

FOX8’s Michael Spears took the challenge to see if he had what it takes.

The current class of potential recruits is closed.