competition designed to pick the best of the best to go on to
the national competition this fall will be held at the Flying
J Travel Plaza in London, Ontario.
than 50 years, the championships have provided a forum for professional
truckdrivers to display their skills and encourage an active interest
in safety and courtesy on the highways.
tests are used to measure the level of driver expertise, knowledge
of the rules of the road, safety, courtesy and efficiency in the
annual competition. With truckers vying for supremacy in six classes:
Step Van (new Class for 2002), Straight Truck, Single-Single,
Single-Tandem, Tandem-Tandem, and Train.
private and company championships are held annually throughout
Ontario. These championships are open to drivers working in the
private and independent contractor sector.
information call Penny Costanzo, event coordinator, at 1-888-812-0099.