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XPO Driver Chris Poynor Wins Washington Top Trucker Title

Chris Poynor a driver for XPO Logistics, won the Washington Trucking Associations grand championship title over about 100 other drivers.

Sean Bassinger | Tri-City Herald (Kennewick, Wash.)
July 5, 2016
Business

Tony Spero Named Grand Champion of Connecticut Truck Driving Championship

Motor Transport Association of Connecticut

Tony Spero, of Stratford-based ABF Freight, drove home with the top award in the Motor Transport Association of Connecticut’s Truck Driving Championship.

Jim Shay | Connecticut Post (Bridgeport, Conn.)
June 15, 2016
Business

It All Comes Down to Inches During Louisiana Truck Driving Championships

The 2016 Louisiana Motor Transport Association Truck Driving Championships took place March 18-19 in Baton Rouge and for 108 drivers it was a chance to test their skill and knowledge against their peers.

George Morris | The Advocate (Baton Rouge, La.)
March 29, 2016
Special Coverage, Business, Government

ATA Opens NTDC to State Association Members

ORLANDO, Fla — American Trucking Associations is opening participation in its National Truck Driving Championships to members of affiliated state trucking associations who may not be ATA members, officials announced.

Timothy Cama | Staff Reporter
October 22, 2013
Business

Rob Marshall Wins Canadian Truck Driving Championship

Rob Marshall, a driver with Home Hardware, won the Grand Champion and Rookie of the Year awards during the 2013 Canadian National Professional Truck Driving Championships in Abbotsford, British Columbia.

September 24, 2013
Business

Harms Gives Wal-Mart an NTDC Grand Champion

SALT LAKE CITY — Wal-Mart Transportation driver Gary Harms and his wife, Roni, never figured they would need to schedule time for late-night celebrating after an awards banquet honoring contestants in the National Truck Driving Championships here ended.

September 2, 2013
Business

Walmart Transportation’s Gary Harms Named 2013 Truck Driving National Grand Champion

Walmart’s Gary Harms — John Sommers II for TT

Gary Harms, a Walmart Transportation driver based in Olathe, Kan., was named the 2013 Bendix National Truck Driving Championships Grand Champion at the annual NTDC competition held last week in Salt Lake City.

August 27, 2013
Business

Father and Son Are Among 421 Contestants Vying for Honors at National Competition

When Travis Gibson heads to Utah this week to compete in the National Truck Driving Championships, he’ll actually be rooting for one of his rivals to become the event’s Grand Champion: his dad.

August 19, 2013
Business

Phillips Named Grand Champ, Topping 428 Other Truckers

Con-way Freight driver Paul Phillips has participated in truck driving competitions for 15 years. Even though this year was only his second appearance at the nationals, he believed he had a shot at the top prize.

August 22, 2011
Business

Rookie Represents Family’s Third Generation to Compete in ATA’s ‘Super Bowl of Safety’

Tim Bailey Jr. will be the third generation of Baileys representing West Virginia in the National Truck Driving Championships and National Step Van Driving Championships this week in Orlando, Fla.

August 8, 2011

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