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Competitor Profile

  • FedEx Express Step Van

Dan Nygord

FedEx Express
North Dakota – 1st place Step Van Class

Dan won the North Dakota Step Van title for a second straight year to qualify for a return to the NTDC. He was named North Dakota’s Rookie of the Year in 2014. A professional driver for 15 years – nine with FedEx Express in Grand Forks – Dan has driven more than 500,000 accident-free miles. He considers kinesthetic intelligence one of his strengths and enjoys keeping busy. Dan and his wife Molly have two children: Benjamin (4) and Vincent (2). The Nygord family resides in Grand Forks, North Dakota.

  • FedEx Express Driver Dan Nygord
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Driver Information

Hometown: Grand Forks, N.D.
Career Years Driving: 15
Years With FedEx: 9
Safe Driving Miles: 500,000

Past NTDC Appearances

Year Category  
2015 Step Van