Chairman's Challenge

National Truck Driving Championships
Competitor Profile

  • FedEx Freight Truck

Bill Adkins

FedEx Freight
West Virginia – 5-Axle Sleeper Class Champion

Bill is returning to the NTDC after winning the 5-Axle Sleeper title at the West Virginia TDC. He previously won the 4-Axle title in 2011 and was the Grand Champion and 5-Axle Sleeper champion at the 2014 West Virginia TDC. Bill has logged more than 3 million safe-driving miles during his 31-year career, including 22 years as a FedEx Freight team member. He is based in Huntington. In his free time, he enjoys swimming and spending time with family. Bill and his wife Vickie have two children, Billy and Megan. He also has two step-children, Angela and Gale. He is the grandfather to Lakin, Emily, Lexie, Gavin, Laneese and Liam. The Adkins family lives in South Point, Ohio.

  • FedEx Freight Driver Bill Adkins
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  • FedEx Freight

Driver Information

Hometown: South Point, Ohio
Career Years Driving: 31
Years With FedEx: 22
Safe Driving Miles: 3 million

Past NTDC Appearances

Year Category  
2011 4-Axle  
2014 5-Axle Sleeper