31st Annual Safety Roadeo & 11th Annual Drivers Appreciation Day

When: Saturday, April 30, 2016

Where: Center of Applied Technology North 800 Stevenson Road, Severn, MD 21144

Time: Contestants arrive by 7:30 AM Judges arrive at 8:30 AM Competition will begin at 9:00 AM

If you are up to the challenge, sign up to participate. Participants must be a certified school bus driver with no preventable accidents in the last 12 months and drive for a contractor who is a paid member of M.S.B.C.A. Complete the application send along with registration fee and letter from county transportation verifying good driving status to the address on the application. There are two classes of buses, transit and conventional. Drivers will first take a written test on knowledge and vehicle pre trip. Then they will be driven around the course and be able to ask questions. At 9:00 AM the driving will begin. The first three places in each class will win a trophy and money. First place $ 500, 2nd $ 250 and 3rd $ 100. There will be an overall Rookie award. The first place winner in each class will have the opportunity to represent Maryland at the National School Bus Safety Competition in Greensboro North Carolina, July 16 & 17, 2016. All certified school bus drivers in the state working for MSBCA member contractor are welcome. Pre-registration for contestants is a must. We will accept a total of 4 contractor drivers from each county, additional drivers will be put on a waiting list. All drivers and attendants are welcome to come out and cheer on your fellow drivers. Every driver and attendant attending with a CDL and current DOT card and Attendant with verification will receive a free gift and free lunch.

Food will be available for purchase and door prizes will be given out.

It is a fun day for all. Bring a lawn chair and come spend the day with us.

CALLING all Contractors we need judges, please come out and support the association, bring your driver trainers and safety managers. Course set up will begin by 6:00 AM. Questions call Gail Hyser 410-255-1047, cell 443-336-0652 or Randy Jubb 410-766-1545, cell 410-871-5392.

*** Registration form, rules and info can be downloaded by members in the file section ***