Saturday, Oct. 4 Newark Liberty International Airport
Have you got what it takes to pull a Boeing 737 weighing over 93,000 lbs. on the United Airlines tarmac?
TEAM REGISTRATION DEADLINE EXTENDED, please call 609-896-8000, ext. 269 for information.
A Team captain leads the team through three competitions:
1) Top Fundraising team: Team who has raised the most by the day of the event. Team must raise $1,200 minimum to compete. Fundraising incentives start at only $2,000 per team! See Important Due Dates and Deadlines to the left.
2) Fastest Pull: Team who has pulled the aircraft 12 feet in the least amount of time.
3) Lowest Combined Weight Pull: Lowest team weight to pull the aircraft 12 feet, within a two minute time limit.
Plane Pull competitions are continuous from 8:30am to approximately 1:00 pm.
The Plane Pull was first introduced in 1997 and has helped the NJ Law Enforcement Torch Run raise more than $2,000,000 each year for the athletes of Special Olympics New Jersey.
RESULTS FOR 2013 ARE POSTED ON THE LEFT.
PHOTOS FROM LAST YEAR'S EVENT MAY BE VIEWED ON OUR FLICKR SITE
IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS, please E-mail email@example.com or call 609-896-8000, ext. 269.
Special Olympics New Jersey is a non-profit organization that provides year-round sports training and athletic competition to children and adults with intellectual disabilities throughout the state. More than 24,000 athletes enjoy camaraderie and gain a sense of pride and accomplishment through participating in these events. Special Olympics New Jersey athletes, volunteers and supporters are the ultimate expression of