2023 airPlane Pull
DATE: Friday, September 29th, 2023
TIME: Gates Open: 12:00pm, First Pull: 1:00pm
PLACE: Grand Junction Regional Airport
Join us for the 3rd Annual Airplane Pull, Presented by Shaw Construction, brought to you by United Way of Mesa County and the Greater Grand Junction Sports Commission
Get your team together and participate in the competition of the year to see who can pull a 100-ton Boeing 757 twenty feet the fastest! Enjoy food trucks, a beer garden, and more! Each plane pull team will get at least two chances to pull the plane in a double-elimination style competition.
Friday, September 29th, 2023. Team pull times will be sent to the Team Captain a week prior to the event.
The Grand Junction Regional Airport. Parking and shuttle details will be sent to the Team Captain a week prior to the event.
Proceeds from the Airplane Pull benefit vital nonprofit programs right here in Mesa County.
Teams can consist of up to 22 people, but only 18 people can pull the plane during your designated pull times. Anyone can be on your team including employees, co-workers, family, friends, clients/customers, etc.
All teams must have a designated Team Captain. A team roster with the full names of each team member will be due at least a week prior to the event. Team Captains are responsible for recruiting team members, paying the team entry fee, submitting a team roster, and making sure your team makes it to the event on time. Team costumes are encouraged!