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. The updated 2019 handbook will be made available when completed.

State of Florida Triple Crown Bus Roadeo Handbook (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 2019 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” 2019 Triple Crown Bus Roadeo Overall Event Schedule

Friday, April 5, 2019

Time

Event

Location

8:30am – 5:00pm

Registration Open for
Everyone

Lexington

8:30am – 11:00am

Participant Check-in

Lexington

9:00am – 1:00pm

FPTA Board Meeting

Lexington

11:00am – 12:00pm

Orientation – EVERYONE
Rules Overview
Schedule
Distribute Participant Numbers

Lexington

12:30pm – 1:00pm

Box Lunch – Contestants Only

Lexington

1:30pm – 5:00pm

Vendor Set up

Lexington

1:00pm – 1:30pm

Pre-Trip/Bus Inspection Training

TBD – Paratransit
TBD – Fixed Route
TBD – Maintenance (Paratransit & Fixed Route)

1:30pm – 3:00pm

Wheelchair Training
Paratransit

Lexington

1:30pm – 3:00pm

Para Maintenance Pre-Trip

TBD

1:30pm – 3:00pm

FR Maintenance Pre-Trip

TBD

1:30pm – 2:45pm

Fixed Route Ops Training

Lexington

3:00pm – 5:00pm

Fixed Route Ops Pre-Trip

Lexington

3:30pm – 5:00pm

Paratransit Ops Training
Paratransit

Lexington

3:30pm – 5:00pm

Competition Familiarization
Maintenance

Lexington
Paratransit & Fixed Route

5:00pm – 6:00pm

Judges Meeting

Lexington

5:15pm – 6:00pm

Written Test

Lexington – Paratransit
Lexington – Fixed Route
Lexington – Maintenance

6:30pm – 8:00pm

Reception

Lexington

Saturday, April 6, 2019

Time

Event

Location

6:30am – 7:30am

Breakfast

JTA

8:00am

Roadeo Opening Ceremonies

JTA

8:30am

Driving Course Walk-through
All Divisions

JTA

8:30am

Maintenance Competition Begins

JTA

9:10am

Paratransit Securement Begins

JTA

9:10am

Paratransit Operator Pre-Trip Begins

JTA

9:10am

Fixed Route Driving Course Begins

JTA

11:40am

Paratransit Driving Course Begins

JTA

11:30am – 1:30pm

Lunch

JTA

7:00pm – 7:30pm

Reception

Lexington

7:30pm – 10:00pm

Roadeo Banquet

Lexington