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Thank you for participating in the 2016 World’s largest Truck Convoy in Nova Scotia. We had an amazing day celebrating your profession and the Special Olympics athletes you support.  We paid tribute to an amazing man, Ice Road Trucker, and Convoy Marshal Darrell Ward and met some new friends #TeamDarrell 

DRIVER FAQ –

Check Participant FAQ_TruckConvoy if you have questions about our day

2017 Convoy date has been set for

Saturday, September 23rd

Convoy departs DND Shearwater At 10:15 am

Tentative Schedule (For Drivers and guests only)

  • 7:00 am Registration
  • 7:00 am – 8:45 am:    Meet & Greet with Special Guests
  • 8:45 am – 9:15 am:  Sponsor Meet & Greet with Special Guests
  • 9:15 am – 9:45 am:  Opening Ceremony including parade of athletes, Safety Meeting, Trucker Buddy pairing, Presenting of  the Lead Truck and Lead Team Banner
  • 10:15 am   Trucks Depart
  • 1:15 pm:    Trucks Return (approximately)
  • 1:30 pm:     Charlie A’Court Performs/BBQ/Children                               Activities/Games of Fun
  • 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm:   Driver Awards, auction wraps up, raffle draws

Get Ready for some fun when you return to our 6th Anniversary Celebration!

And for the Drivers of our #BIGRIGS we have something extra special for you! Because our Law Enforcement Partners know how important raising money to support our athletes is, they have agreed to let you throw balls for a chance to dunk them.  YES, you can dunk a Vehicle Compliance officer or a Halifax Regional Police Officer. (THE 2017 DUNK TANK IS NOW BEING DISCUSSED)
Route

Detailed Route Directions – Our convoy will begin at DND Shearwater, before proceeding through Dartmouth, Cole Harbour, and Eastern Passage. The convoy will end when the trucks return to Shearwater. Please be aware that the route may be subject to change.

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More Questions?

Email AMshannon@sportnovascotia.ca or call 902-429-2266 x 2