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4th Annual Wasaya - United Way Plane Pull


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In support of The United Way of Thunder Bay and NWO Aboriginal Youth Achievement and Recognition Awards

Sign up for the Wasaya - United Way Plane Pull on September 28th with a group of 6-8 individuals to race to pull a Gold Corp Dash 8 300 (a 26,327 lb plane) for a total distance of 50 feet in the fastest time to win!

Fox on the Run will be on location selling food and drink items to hungry participants and family/ friends watching. Each team will also receive a complimentary lunch.

Wasaya - United Way Plane Pull Event Rules & Regulations:

The event takes place Saturday, September 28th, 2019 at the Wasaya Airways Hangar (201 Kelner Place). The event will run 10:00am – 3:30pm.

Maximum Number of Teams:   18 Teams

To ensure the event runs in an efficient and timely manner, the event is limited to the first 18 teams to register so don’t delay! Get your registration in! 

Registration Fee:

$25 per member with a team commitment to fundraise $500 or more.

Minimum Age for registration: 14

Each team can have up to 8 members. However, only 6 can pull the plane at a time. You can rotate team members out for different pulls. Each team will have three turns to pull the plane. There will be three rounds and each team will pull once each round. 

After round three, all times will be added up. We will then create 3 divisions (top 6 teams, middle 6 teams, bottom 6 teams) and the top two teams in each division will have a pull off for the Plane Pull Championship Title in each division

Prizes will be awarded for:

Plane Pull Champion Team – Division 1 (Dash 8 Team)

Plane Pull Champion Team – Division 2 (Hawker Team)

Plane Pull Champion Team – Division 3 (Caravan Team)

Top Fundraising Team

Top Fundraising Individual

Most Spirited Team