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Printer-Friendly Winner Profile - Jeff Rider


FedEx Ground
Minnesota- 1st place 5-Axle Sleeper


Perseverance paid off for Jeff as he earned his first Minnesota state title on his thirteenth attempt. Jeff, of Kershaw Trucking, domiciled out of the FedEx Ground hub in St. Paul, earned the top spot in the 5-Axle Sleeper class. He has driven 1.5 million miles during his 22-year career without ever having an accident. When he’s not driving, Jeff spends his time working as a volunteer firefighter and riding ATVs. He and his wife Sandra are parents to one son, Jacob. The Riders live in Somerset, Wisconsin.