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LMTA Truck Driving Championships

Mar. 29 - 30, 2019

All winners of the 2019 LMTA Truck Driving Championships will be honored at the 29th Annual LMTA Safety Awards Banquet, which will be held Saturday, March 30, 2019 at 7 p.m. at the Renaissance Hotel. First place winners in each class of competition will represent LMTA and the state of Louisiana in the ATA National Truck Driving Championships. 

There will be nine classes of competition in the event: Step-Van, Straight Truck, 3-Axle Van, 4-Axle Van, 5-Axle Van, 5-Axle Tank, 5-Axle Flatbed, 5-Axle Sleeper Berth, and Twin Trailers. Trophies will be awarded to the First, Second and Third Place winners in each class. Also to be awarded during the competition will be a Mechanic's Award, Rookie of the Year Award, Team Award and Overall Grand Champion Award.

Winners are listed in our 2019 Truck Driving Championships Press Release.

Hotel Headquarters
Renaissance Baton Rouge

7000 Bluebonnet Blvd., Baton Rouge, LA

Please book your rooms through this link, or call 866-469-5448.

The LMTA group rate is $134, with complimentary internet in hotel rooms and continental breakfast for up to 2 per room. The deadline for receiving this rate is March 7, 2019.

TDC Silver Sponsors

 

TDC Nickel Sponsor



TDC Chrome Sponsors

Fed Ex Freight

FedEx Ground

XPO Logistics

AAA Cooper Transportation

Old Dominion Freight Line

Walmart Transportation


      Take Note!

      Important Deadlines

        • February 11, 2019 - Fleet Safety Award Form due - PASSED

        • March 1, 2019 - TDC Registration form due - PASSED

        • March 8, 2019 - Driver of the Year Nominations due - PASSED

        • March 8, 2019 - Safety Professional of the Year Nominations due - PASSED

        • March 13, 2019 - TDC Entry and Release Form due - PASSED

        • March 28, 2019 - TDC Mandatory Planning Meeting

        • March 29-30, 2019 - Truck Driving Championship

      Registration Pricing

      • $115- Entry Fee Per Driver (includes a banquet ticket for the participating driver only)

      • $55 - Additional Banquet Ticket

      • $1000 - Chrome Sponsorship (required sponsorship for any company registering 5 or more drivers)

      Championship Agenda

      Friday, Mar. 29, 2019

        • 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. - Registration

        • 1:00 - 1:30 p.m. - Pre-Trip Review

        • 1:30 - 2:30 p.m. - Written Exam - Renaissance Baton Rouge 

        • 2:00 - 5:00 p.m. - Pre-Trip Inspection (on each class of equipment) - Blue Bayou Water Park: 18142 Perkins Rd. E, Baton Rouge, LA

        Saturday, Mar. 30, 2019

          • 7:00 - 7:30 a.m. - Course Walk Through

          • 7:30 a.m. - Course Competition - Blue Bayou Water Park

          • 7:00 p.m. - 29th Safety Banquet - Renaissance Baton Rouge

      National Truck Driving Championships

          • Winners from all 9 divisions will go on to represent Louisiana at the ATA National Truck Driving Championship on August 14-17, 2019 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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