Chairman's Challenge

National Truck Driving Championships
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Doug Rickel

FedEx Express
Alaska – 1st place Straight Truck Class

Doug earned his fifth state title, winning the Straight Truck class at the Alaska TDC and also capturing the Grand Champion honor. With this year’s title, Doug has qualified for the elite FedEx Aces team. He also won the Straight Truck title in 2005, 2009, 2012 and 2013. A FedEx Express driver based in Anchorage for 28 years, Doug has logged more than 700,000 safe-driving miles. In his free time, he enjoys playing golf, bike riding and hiking as well as softball and ice hockey. Doug has a 20-year-old daughter, Hannah. He and his significant other, Rosie Cordero, live in Anchorage, Alaska.

  • FedEx Express Driver Doug Rickel
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Driver Information

Hometown: Anchorage, Alaska
Career Years Driving: 28
Years With FedEx: 28
Safe Driving Miles: 700,000

Past NTDC Appearances

Year Category  
2013 Straight Truck  
2012 Straight Truck  
2009 Straight Truck  
2005 Straight Truck