Handbook

All Competitors and Judges are strongly encouraged to review the Roadeo Handbook prior to the event, as some changes have been made in the update.

DRAFT: State of Florida Triple Crown Bus Roadeo Handbook, updated February 2018.

The updated Paratransit Maintenance technican section is also included in the handbook.

Frequently Asked Questions

A document containing some frequently asked questions and answers are provided to assist Roadeo contestants with familiarization of the Roadeo competition.

Schedule

The “tentative” event schedule for the 2018 Florida Triple Crown Bus Roadeo is posted below. The final schedule will be provided to participants when finalized.

All Competitors must attend the 11:00am Orientation Meeting on Friday morning.

“Tentative” 2018 Triple Crown Bus Roadeo Overall Event Schedule

Friday, April 27, 2018

Time

Event

Location

8:30am – 5:00pm

Registration Open for
Everyone

Hilton

8:30am – 11:00am

Participant Check-in

Hilton

9:00am – 1:00pm

FPTA Board Meeting

Hilton

11:00am – 12:00pm

Orientation – EVERYONE
Rules Overview
Schedule
Distribute Participant Numbers

Hilton

12:30pm – 1:00pm

Box Lunch – Contestants Only

Hilton

1:30pm – 5:00pm

Vendor Set up

Hilton

1:00pm – 1:30pm

Pre-Trip/Bus Inspection Training

Hilton – Paratransit
Hilton – Fixed Route
Hilton – Maintenance (Para & FR)

1:30pm – 3:00pm

Wheelchair Training
Paratransit

Hilton

1:30pm – 3:00pm

Para Maintenance Pre-Trip

Transfer Center

1:30pm – 3:00pm

FR Maintenance Pre-Trip

Transfer Center

1:30pm – 2:45pm

Fixed Route Ops Training

Hilton

3:00pm – 5:00pm

Fixed Route Ops Pre-Trip

Hilton

3:30pm – 5:00pm

Paratransit Ops Training
Paratransit

Hilton

3:30pm – 5:00pm

Competition Familiarization
Maintenance

Hilton
Paratransit & Fixed Route

5:00pm – 6:00pm

Judges Meeting

Hilton

5:15pm – 6:00pm

Written Test

Hilton – Paratransit
Hilton – Fixed Route
Hilton – Maintenance

6:30pm – 8:00pm

Reception

Hilton

Saturday, April 28, 2018

Time

Event

Location

6:30am – 7:30am

Breakfast

Hilton

8:00am

Roadeo Opening Ceremonies

Ocean Center

8:30am

Driving Course Walk-through
All Divisions

Ocean Center

8:30am

Maintenance Competition Begins

Transfer Center

9:10am

Paratransit Securement Begins

Ocean Center

9:10am

Paratransit Operator Pre-Trip Begins

Ocean Center

9:10am

Fixed Route Driving Course Begins

Ocean Center

11:40am

Paratransit Driving Course Begins

Ocean Center

11:30am – 1:30pm

Lunch

Ocean Center

7:00pm – 7:30pm

Reception

Hilton

7:30pm – 10:00pm

Roadeo Banquet

Hilton