UWRF Falcon Pulling Team
The 2012-2013 Team posing with last year's A-Team Tractor
Welcome to our website!
Welcome to the official website of the University Of Wisconsin - River Falls Falcon Puller's. Please take a few minutes to look around our site, take a look at our work, and get to know us!
June 2nd: The results are in! UWRF took 8th overall in the 2013 competition, also sweeping the cookoff competition in all three categories: main dish, side dish, and dessert!! Congratulations Falcons!! Check back soon for pictures and videos of competition!
May 29th: The trailer is packed with tools, the tractors are loaded, and the team is on the way to Peoria. Good Luck Falcons!
May 29th: 21 New picture have been added to the 2013 Development Gallery. Picture include the final steps in the assembly of this years A - Team Tractor as well as the finishing touches of this years X - Team Tractor. Click Here to go directly to those images!
May 18th: Congratulations to Falcon Pulling Team Members Devin Stuhr, Jacob Hannemann, and Nicolas Hessler on their graduation. Best of luck in the future!
April 25th: The Quarter Scale Pulling Team will be participating in the UWRF Ag Day on Campus (link to Facebook event). Come visit us as we promote agriculture to our campus along with the many other CAFES Organizations!!!
April 17th: 10 new pictures have been added to the 2013 Development Gallery. Click Here to go directly to those images!
2012 Competition Results
2012 X-Team Tractor (left) & 2012 A-Team Tractor (right)
Last year's A-Team Tractor placed 9th out of 23 teams overall at competition. It tied for 1st in maneuverability with Penn State University, as well as placed 8th overall in the tractor pull!
Click Here for 2012 A-Team Competition Results (File Download)
Click Here for 2012 X-Team Competition Results (File Download)
To give University of Wisconsin-River Falls students practical experiences in the design of drive train systems, tractor performance, manufacturing processes, analysis of tractive forces, weight transfer, and strength of materials. Along with these experiences students will develop skills in communication, leadership, teamwork, fundraising, testing, and development.