Drivers Compete in School Bus Rodeo and Safety Competition

Screen Shot 2016-05-23 at 11.30.12 AMSchool bus drivers from around the state of Utah will gather over the weekend for a rodeo unlike any other. This one involved the maneuvers and mechanics of driving a school bus. The annual School Bus Rodeo and Utah State Safety Skills Competition was held at the Jordan School District Transportation Office and bus yard in West Jordan. Bus drivers had to go through a number of prepared obstacle courses among other challenges to test their driving skills. Trophies were awarded for expert, intermediate and novice drivers. Congratulations to these Jordan School District drivers Marcus Swainston, Robert Leinbach and Brent Welker,who won in the novice division, while Lonnie Snyder won in the intermediate category! Check out the news coverage in the links below.