Rig of the Month

/Rig of the Month

October 2019 – Brandon Muir

October 2019 - Brandon Muir A letter we printed in our September issue was from a young driver named Brandon Muir who lives in Telkwa BC. He told of going to the truck stop with his Dad when he was a kid and always getting a Pro-Trucker Magazine when, as he put it, “I [...]

September 2019 – Jerrid Koch

September 2019 - Jerrid Koch Our September Rig of the Month driver is Jerrid Koch from Lethbridge, Alberta. Jerrid’s older brother, Jason, who was Pro-Trucker’s Rig of the Month for October 2018, nominated him for Rig of the Month. This is Jerrid’s story:   My name is Jerrid Koch and I was born in [...]

July 2019 – Marvin Aviles

July 2019 - Marvin Aviles Marvin Aviles Status: Single (Never Married) Age:43 Built: Medium/Heavy Interested in: Women …Oh, sorry, I just realized it’s not that kind of a story Hahaha… Life began a little different for me than most Canadian drivers. I was born in Nicaragua into a family of four. Being the youngest [...]

June 2019 – Mark Rosenau

June 2019 - Mark Rosenau Mike Rosenau from Calgary Alberta is our June Rig of the Month. This is his story: I was born at the Foothills Hospital in Calgary Alberta and grew up in Leduc. With a last name like Rosenau, my future was more or less sealed and I was into trucking [...]

May 2019 – Todd Woitas

May 2019 - Todd Woitas I’m presuming that our rig of the month owner needs little introduction. If you’ve been around Alberta Big Rig Weekend you’ve surely seen him and Roxanne (that’s his Peterbilt, not his wife!) Many of you know him as I do as Todd from ALC. I had to think hard [...]

April 2019 – Myrna Chartrand

April 2019 - Myrna Chartrand If you have taken this article to the bathroom to use for some light reading because you forgot your cellphone, you’re welcome.  You have been saved from having to read the back of the shampoo bottle or count the tiles on the floor. My name is Myrna Chartrand and [...]

March 2019 – West Cole

March 2019 - West Cole It has become a ritual of sorts late on Friday night of Alberta Big Rig Weekend, after the lighted truck parade, to wander over to West Cole’s parking spot with a beverage in hand. It is a popular spot where you can join in the fun of watching him, [...]

February 2019 – Fred Lowe

February 2019 - Fred Lowe Fred Lowe lives in Merritt BC and is very well known and respected in the logging industry. He has hauled logs in some of the toughest areas of BC. It is probably safe to say that he has done this with the widest variety of equipment over the longest [...]

Dec 2018/Jan 2019 – Luke Phillips

Dec 2018/Jan 2019 - Luke Phillips I always love it when John gives me the opportunity to help tell you the story of a fellow gear jammer. When I was a kid, truckers were considered knights of the road, something I would like to see us get back to. Our rig of the month [...]

November 2018 – Dale Howard

November 2018 - Dale Howard Our November Rig of the Month driver is Dale Howard who has been writing very informative articles for Pro-Trucker for the last few months. Dale is very knowledgeable and has had a varied work life but he has always returned to his love of driving. My dad had a [...]