2023 Colorado Springs Plane Pull Schedule

The event kicks off at 9:00am and ends around 2:30pm. Below you’ll find the list of team times by category. If you have a question about which category your team would be in or need to switch times please email events@specialolympicsco.org.

Fly By passes can be used starting at 10:30am until 1pm. Teams that raise $5,000 or more by Friday, September 8th can earn a “fly by” pass to skip the line and hop into the VIP line during this time. Team Captains will receive notification of their pass by email after 5pm on September 8th.

Wave 1

Plane Pull Window 10am-10:30am | Team Check-in between 9am-9:30am


  • Highest Fundraising Law Enforcement Agency
  • Highest Fundraising Team (non-law enforcement)
  • Highest Fundraising Individual
  • Smile Generation Team 1
  • Smile Generation Team 2
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Scheels

Wave 2

Plane Pull Window 10:30am-11am | Team Check-in between 9:30am-10:30am


  • Law Enforcement/Fire/Government
  • Corporate
  • Aviation
  • Hotel/Hospitality

Wave 3

Plane Pull Window 11:00am-11:30am | Team Check-in between 10am-11:00am


  • Construction/Electric
  • Technology
  • Health/Fitness
  • Unified Champion Schools

Wave 4

Plane Pull Window 11:30am-12:30pm | Team Check-in between 10:30am-11:30am


  • Open Category/Other
  • SOCO Local Program