Chairman's Challenge

National Truck Driving Championships
Competitor Profile

  • FedEx Freight Truck

Wayne Crowder

FedEx Freight
Kentucky – Flatbed Class Champion
Best Driving Course Score
FedEx Ace

Wayne, a two-time National Champion and the 2004 National Grand Champion and Rookie of the Year, will be making his sixth appearance at the NTDC after winning the Kentucky Flatbed title and posting the Best Driving Course Score. A former America’s Road Team captain, he was named Driver of the Year by the Kentucky Motor Transport Association in 2007. A driver for FedEx Freight based in Louisville, he has accumulated more than 3.3 million safe-driving miles during his 35-year driving career. In his spare time, Wayne enjoys line dancing, golf and old cars. He and his wife Kandy have three sons, Bobby, Frank and Dylan, and live in Lanesville, Indiana.

  • FedEx Freight Driver Wayne Crowder
  • The Chairman's Challenge
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Driver Information

Hometown: Lanesville, Ind.
Career Years Driving: 35
Years With FedEx: 23
Safe Driving Miles: 3.3 million

Past NTDC Appearances

Year Category NTDC Finish
2004 Flatbed Grand Champion; Rookie of the Year
2005 Flatbed  
2008 Flatbed  
2012 Flatbed  
2013 Flatbed 1st