Airplane Pull                                                                                                                                                         


2018 marks the first year for ultimate man versus machine challenge. This extreme and unique event pits teams of 10, plus one athlete, against a 70,000 lb. aircraft; all while helping to raise funding and awareness for Special Olympics South Dakota! To get your team signed up, please click here

When registering, teams can choose from the following 5 divisions:

  1. High School/College
  2. Public Saftey: at least half of the team members are public safety employees
  3. Fitness/Gym
  4. Special Olympian: at least 50% of the team members must be our athletes
  5. Open: general public 
Awards will be given out to the fastest pull in each of the 5 divisions and an overall Grand Champion trophy will be given to the fastest team of the day.
  • Fastest pull in each of the 5 divisions
  • Overall Grand Champion (fastest overall team)
  • Top 2 Teams For Raising Money
    • 1st | $250 Local Restaurant Gift Card
    • 2nd | $150 Local Restaurant Gift Card

**TEAM CAPTAINS: You can download your Captain packet here!
The packets include:


Friday, July 13 - Special Olympics South Dakota Unify Center

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm | Pre-Registration: 

Saturday, July 14 - EVENT DAY! Maverick Air Center

8:00 am - 9:00 am | Registration

9:30 am | Opening Ceremonies

10:00 am | First Pull

For more information, contact Todd Bradwisch at 605-331-4117 or 

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