WELCOME TO THE 2022 KELLY TRACTOR OPERATOR CHALLENGE!
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OPERATOR CHALLENGE JOURNEY: EARN A CHANCE TO COMPETE IN VEGAS
Begin your journey at the Kelly Tractor Challenge for a chance to compete at the global finals in Las Vegas with all travel expenses paid!
Saturday, April 9
Saturday, May 21
Saturday, June 25
*Challenges for all events start at 8:30 a.m.
Sign up to compete
Show off your skills at The Kelly Tractor Challenge
Win and move on to the semi-finals in Clayton, North Carolina
Compete for the "best in the world" title at the global finals in Vegas
Are you ready to rewrite the rules? The first step to taking on the world as a global operator is to sign up to compete in all four challenges at the location you choose from one of our three Kelly Tractor-hosted events.
Operators who win first, second or third place will earn exciting prizes.
Grand Champion selected will advance to regional challenge in Clayton, North Carolina with all expenses paid.
First place: 27 quart Cat Cooler and Die-cast model 320GC. Second place: Soft-Pac RTIC Cooler and $100 gift card. Third Place: Soft-Pac RTIC Cooler and $50 gift card.
CHALLENGE EVENT LOCATIONS
FORT MYERS CHALLENGE
FORT PIERCE CHALLENGE
ARE YOU READY TO COMPETE?
Defy the odds at Kelly Tractor's Challenge by competing in five cutting-edge challenges. Put your agility, versatility and technological skills to test.
Objective » Dig a trench to grade using 2D technology
Objective » Load, dump & return to hit payload/pass count
Objective » Maneuver a mini excavator through a simulated golf course & put the ball in the hole
Objective » Maneuver a dozer through a pre-set course
Showcase balance & material control skills
In 2019, Kelly Tractor sent a winner to compete at the North American Eastern Regional Finals in Clayton, North Carolina. More than 10,000 operators from 30 countries competed in the last Global Operator Operator Challenge. Will you take your place among the winners at this year's challenge?
Q: I want to participate in the Operator Challenge – How do I register?
A: Click on the link above and complete the registration form.
Q: How many Operator Challenges will there be?
A: Kelly Tractor will host three challenges that will take place on Saturday, April 9th in Fort Myers; Saturday, May 21st in Miami; Saturday, June 25 in Fort Pierce. Save the dates!
Q: If I'm a government-employed operator, can I sign up as a competitor?
A: Yes! If you are employed by a governmental agency, local municipalities, etc. you can participate in the local Operator Challenge, but will not advance to the regional competition or qualify for any winner prizes.
Q: What Cat machines will be operated at the event?
A: Contestants will operate five machines: excavator for "The Big Dig"; mini-excavator for "Mini Masters"; dozer for "Precision Tracktor"; wheel loader for "The Load & Go"; and compact track loader for "Stay on Track."
Q: Can I participate in multiple Operator Challenge events?
A: No. You can only compete in the Operator Challenge for which you register, e.g., if you registered to participate in Fort Myers, you can only compete in the Fort Myers Operator Challenge.