Saturday, April 12, 2014 -10:00 am
Smyrna/Rutherford County Airport
278 Doug Warpoole Rd
Smyrna, TN 37167
Hearts Take Flight Pull-a-Plane Challenge is a fun, unique fundraising event benefiting The Arc Tennessee, a statewide non-profit of and for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families, promoting and protecting their human rights and actively supporting their full inclusion and participation in the community throughout their lifetimes.
The event pits teams of 10 in a tug-of-war against a Jetstream 41. Prizes awarded for the fastest pull, the slowest pull, the most enthusiastic team and the individual and team that raises the most money.
Free admission for spectators, free parking, open to the public. Lots of family activities and concessions.
If you are not on a team or sponsoring but would like to make a donation to the event click this link: http://www.firstgiving.com/arc-tn/2014-hearts-take-flight
The 2013 event was a success! Click the Highlights from 2013 Pull to see fabulous people and our awesome teams!
Bridgestone Team #1 won the Eagle Award, for the team that soared, with a pulling time of 11.56 seconds!
The Cumberland JetScreamers won the Turtle Award, for the slowest pull, at 17.38 seconds!
City Auto Team #1 received the Pom Pom Award for the most enthusiastic team!
Watch The Arc TN team in action!
Watch puller John Shouse's reaction!
Watch Big D and Bubba's pull!
To learn more about the non-profit benefiting from this event, click the About Us link.
To view a map of the airport location and get directions click HERE.