More convoys to roll for Special Olympics his weekend

| 10/6/2006

It’s not too late to sign up for the World’s Largest Truck Convoy.

New Jersey, Florida and Delaware are scheduled to have their events this Saturday, Oct. 7. Minnesota will wrap up the season with its convoy Oct. 21.

All the convoys raise money to support the year-round sports activities of Special Olympians.

If you want to be a part of the convoys in New Jersey, Florida, Delaware or Minnesota, visit

A spokeswoman for the Special Olympics national headquarters told “Land Line Now” that there have already been 30 convoys this year in the U.S. and Canada. A total of more than 3,000 trucks have been involved so far and have raised more than $600,000 for the Special Olympics.