2016 Oklahoma Truck Driving Championships


Posted by Emory Mills on 06/04/2016

Frederick Murray, FTCT Team Member since 2013, won 1st place for the 5 Axle Sleeper Berth Division in the 2016 Oklahoma Truck Driving Championships.  Fred will now advance to the 2016 National Truck Driving Championships Aug. 10 – 13 in Indianapolis, Indiana.

The two-day 2016 Oklahoma Truck Driving Championships, June 3-4, included a written exam, personal interview, pre-trip inspection skills test and a driving skills test that included six challenges. Fred’s first place honor was one of many honors he has received throughout his career.

Fred’s record consists of Safe Driving Awards a total of 10 times, including third runner-up for Driver of the Year at FTC Transportation, Inc. in 2014, and second runner-up for Driver of the Year at FTC Transportation, Inc. in 2015.

With a career of almost 40 years in the transportation field, Fred has successfully traveled 3.8 million safe driving miles. 

“We are proud of Fred Murray for this honor within our home state of Oklahoma,” said Travis Arnold, president of FTC Transportation and COO of Feed the Children. “We are dedicated to safely helping Feed the Children carry out its mission to provide hope and resources to those without life’s essentials, and Fred is a great example of our cause.”

Congratulations, Fred!  Thank you for representing us so well at state and good luck at Nationals.

Frederick Murray Holding 1st Place Award