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 Schedule

2018 International Bus Roadeo
Committee & Contestant Schedule
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This year's roadeo will be hosted by Hillsborough Area Regional Transit Authority (HART)
and Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority (PSTA).

The roadeo site is located at PSTA, 3201 Scherer Drive St. Petersburg, FL 33716. 
Maps and directions will be available on site at the roadeo and conference registration desk.

The roadeo hotel is the Hilton Tampa Downtown.  

Note: The Roadeo Handbook will be uploaded February 1.    

Last Updated: Jan. 17  

WEDNESDAY, MAY 2

Bus Roadeo Committee Members begin arriving
THURSDAY, MAY 3

8 a.m. - until

Bus Roadeo Committee - Course Set Up

4 - 6 p.m.
Hilton Tampa

Roadeo Registration

FRIDAY, MAY 4

8 a.m. - until

Bus Roadeo Committee - Driving Course & Maintenance Set Up

2 - 7 p.m.
Hilton Tampa

Roadeo Registration

3 - 4 p.m.
Hilton Tampa

International Bus Roadeo Committee Meeting

7 - 8:30 p.m.
Hilton Tampa

Operators Orientation

7:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Hilton Tampa

Technicians Orientation

SATURDAY, MAY 5

7 - 9 a.m.  
Hilton Tampa

Roadeo Registration

8 a.m. - until
PSTA

Operators Driving Course Practice and Pre-Trip Competition

8 - 8:45 a.m. 
Hilton Tampa

Technicians Written Test

9 a.m. -  4 p.m. 
Hilton Tampa

Technicians Training

SUNDAY, MAY 6

7 a.m. - until

Bus Roadeo Committee & Judges On Site

8 a.m. - until
PSTA

International Bus Roadeo Competition

6:30 - 8 p.m.
Hilton Tampa

International Bus Roadeo Swap Meet

MONDAY, MAY 7
APTA Bus & Paratransit Conference & International Bus Roadeo Workshops is designed for Bus Roadeo contestants.
Roadeo committee, competitors and supervisors are welcome at all conference activities. 

8:30 - 10:30 a.m.
Hilton Tampa

Operators Workshop 

8:30 - 10:30 a.m. 
Hilton Tampa

Technicians Workshop

11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Hilton Tampa

Bus Display &  Lunch

2:30 - 4 p.m.
Hilton Tampa

Customer Service Challenge

2 - 4 p.m.
Hilton Tampa

Operators Workshop

2 - 4 p.m.
Hilton Tampa

Technicians Workshop  
 

TUESDAY, MAY 8

8:30 - 10:30 a.m.
Hilton Tampa

Operators Workshop 
 

8:30 - 10:30 a.m.
Hilton Tampa

Technicians Workshop
 

10:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.
TBD

Bus Products & Services Showcase & Lunch

7 - 9:30 p.m.
TBD
 
International Bus Roadeo Awards Banquet 
(semi-formal attire)
WEDNESDAY, MAY 9

 7 - 8 a.m.
Hilton Tampa

International Bus Roadeo Committee Meeting - Debrief

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