Special Olympics Colorado
|Saturday, August 9, 2014 |
Gates Open: 9 a.m.
Plane Pull Competition Begins: 11 a.m.
Signature Flight Support located at Denver International Airport
PARTICIPANT AND SPECTATOR PARKING: PLEASE PROCEED TO THE CDL LOT. Signs will direct you there from Pena Boulevard. Please refer to the parking map on the left side of the screen.
The Special Olympics Colorado Plane Pull is a giant tug-of-war between a team of up to 25 people and a 164,000-pound airplane. This Plane Pull will take place at the Denver International Airport, one of the world’s largest airports.
Teams challenge each other to pull a jumbo jet 12 feet across the tarmac in the least amount of time! Teams must raise a minimum of $1,250 to participate and all proceeds help Special Olympics Colorado provide year-round training and athletic competition to more than 14,200 athletes with intellectual disabilities across the state of Colorado.
Highlights of this Special Olympics Colorado benefit will include exciting exhibits, vendors, food & entertainment for all!
Prizes will be awarded to the fastest team, slowest team, best dressed team, top team & individuals fundraisers, and fastest LETR team. Top fundraisers will be determined based on totals as of Friday, August 8, at 3 p.m.
• Fun for All Ages!
• When Else Can You Pull a Plane?
• Fantastic Prizes and Fundraising Incentives
• Cool Exhibition at Denver International Airport
• Great Team Building Opportunity for Families, Friends,
Co-Workers and School Groups