10th Annual
United CLE Plane Pull

Saturday, September 28, 2019
at the Cleveland Hopkins International Airport 


Put your strength to the ultimate test and join us for the 10th annual United Cleveland Plane Pull! 

Every year the Plane Pull challenges hundreds of people throughout the state to test their strength for Special Olympics Ohio. Be a part of the coolest event of the year and pull a plane, donate, spectate or volunteer!

Teams of 20 members will attempt to pull an airliner twelve feet (12) down the runway at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport on Saturday, September 28, 2019. The team that pulls the plane the fastest WINS! Each team must raise a minimum amount of $750 to participate. 

By registering for the Cleveland Plane Pull you'll help in supporting the 22,000 Special Olympics athletes of Ohio! Your donations and fundraising efforts will assist us in providing year-round sports training and competition for children and adults with intellectual disabilities. Thank you for your support! 

For more information check out the 2019 United CLE Plane Pull FAQ page located here. 

For Team Captain Information, please click here

For Final Pulling Results for the 2019 United CLE Plane Pull, please click here.


Event Schedule

Thursday, September 26, 2019
Pre-Registration, TEAM CAPTAINS ONLY
at West Park Station (17015 Lorain Ave., Cleveland Ohio, 44111)

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM - Pre-Registration

*Please note, Team Captains are the only people required to check in for the Plane Pull. However, we encourage all team's and team members to join us for food and fun at West Park Station!

Saturday, September 28, 2019 
Check-In/Registration, Plane Pull
at the I-X's Center Parking Lot (1 I-X Center Dr., Cleveland, OH 44135)

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM - Check-In/Registration
TEAM CAPTAINS ONLY; All team captains who do not attend early check-in on Thursday must check-in during this time.

10:00 AM - 1:00 PM - Plane Pull
The first pull will be at 10 AM. Teams will pull by division. Awards will be presented at the end of each division.

1:30 PM - Kid's Pull
Kids (ages 6-14) will get a chance to pull the plane too! Registration for the Kids Pull will take place on-site, the day of the event. A parent or guardian must be present to sign the waiver form.