May 23, 2014
World’s Largest Truck Convoy – Calgary
The World’s Largest Truck Convoy for Special Olympics is a celebration of the Trucking Industry in support of Special Olympics. It is a unique one-day event where Law Enforcement make special dispensation and escort a convoy of trucks raising much needed funds and awareness for Special Olympics.
Participants meet at a staging location and are then escorted in a convoy to a pre-determined destination, where they are welcomed by the local Special Olympics community – athletes, families, friends, colleagues, Law Enforcement, and the organizations, companies and agencies that make up the trucking industry.
After a celebration takes place which includes a barbeque, awards ceremony, prize draws, and entertainment.
The World’s Largest Truck Convoy began in 2000, and since has grown to involve truckers and Law Enforcement in 4 provinces and 22 states, raising in excess of $570,000 in 2014.
All entrants will receive one personal & one guest meal voucher for sponsored meals. Meals may be purchased for additional guests. A T-shirt will be presented to each driver.
For more event information please contact:
Det. Theresa Garagan at firstname.lastname@example.org