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Nine West Virginia professional truck drivers will compete in the American Trucking Associations’ National Truck Driving Championship – also known as the Super Bowl of Safety – taking place in Indianapolis, IN, August 10 – 13, 2016.

Jan Vineyard, President of the West Virginia Trucking Association, said, “West Virginia – home to some of the safest, most professional truck drivers in America – is always well represented at this industry-revered event.  We wish our drivers the best of luck!” 

West Virginia drivers competing in the event include: 

  • First Place Straight Truck – Charles Randolph, Belle, WV; Pitt Ohio
  • First Place 3-Axle Tractor Semi-trailer – Tim Hodges, Hurricane, WV; UPS Freight
  • First Place 4-Axle Tractor Semi-trailer – Jay Thompson, Charleston, WV; UPS Freight
  • First Place 5-Axle Van – Joe Boyles, Grafton, WV; XPO Logistics
  • First Place Tank Truck – Nick Backes, Hurricane, WV; Pitt Ohio
  • First Place Flatbed – Kenneth Grimmett, Fayetteville, WV; XPO Logistics
  • First Place Twin Trailers – James Priddy, Charleston, WV; FedEx Freight
  • First Place Sleeper Berth – Clarence S. Jenkins, Jr., Poca, WV; UPS Freight
  • First Place Step Van – Robert Vance, Chapmanville, WV; FedEx Ground

WVTA Members Receive a 2.7% discount
West Virginia Trucking Association members receive a 2.7% discount

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