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 2018 International Bus Roadeo


The 2018 International Bus Roadeo is scheduled for May 4-8, 2018, at the Hilton Tampa Downtown, 211 N Tampa St, Tampa, FL 33602.​​​​​

About the International Bus Roadeo

The International Bus Roadeo is a unique learning opportunity for operators and maintenance teams to engage with other transit agency professionals up close and personal. The Roadeo is a competition of driving skills and maintenance disciplines; it is a training and networking opportunity for all attendees. As part of the Bus & Paratransit Conference, there are multiple training sessions for operators, maintenance teams, and supervisors. Send your champions to be challenged at the 2018 International Bus Roadeo. 
Who should attend: bus operators, maintenance teams, and their supervisors

CTAA Bus Roadeo

Interested in competition on a smaller bus or paratransit vehicle? Learn more about The National Community Transportation Roadeo the only national venue to honor and celebrate the value of rural and community transit operators. The CTAA driving course includes three competitions: Body-on-Chassis (BOC) vehicles, often known as cutaways; 15-passenger Vans; and, Minivans. APTA members receive CTAA member rates to participate! (CTAA members likewise receive APTA member rates for our International Bus Roadeo).​​

 Future Roadeo Dates

  • May 17-21, 2019
    Louisville, KY




Kwakuita Spence
(202) 496-4845

Anitha Atkins
(202) 496-4839

APTA Housing

(703) 770-3942


Anitha Atkins
(202) 496-4839

Roadeo/Program Information

Saahir Brewington
(202) 496-4834

Sponsorship Opportunities

Heather Rachels
(202) 496-4838

If you're on Twitter, use the official conference hashtag #APTAbus18

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