Photos from day one at the ATA National Truck Driving Championships

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Day one at the 81st annual National Truck Driving Championships and Step Van Driving Championships held by the American Trucking Associations (ATA) and their safety management council got off to a rolling start.

More than 400 drivers from across the U.S. will compete this week in the challenge to become the 2018 National Truck Driving Championships Bendix Grand Champion. Awards will be given out in nine categories on Saturday night, where one overall champion will be named as well.

Check out the pictures below from the first day of the preliminary round.

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