Rig of the Month

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May-June 2020 – Kelly Malanik

May-June 2020 - Kelly Malanik is our May/June Rig of the Month. She was nominated by our writer Myrna Chartrand. Kelly has a great attitude and is an excellent example of why women drivers are so valuable in our industry. This is her story: I'm not much for storytelling, but I can certainly tell you about trucking from a country girl, tomboyish kind of background. As a girl growing up [...]

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March 2020 – Mike Boisvenue

Mar-Apr 2020 - Our March/April Rig of the Month is Mike Boisvenue from Carleton Place, Ontario. I first met Mike at Alberta Big Rig Weekend in 2018, where his beautiful Western Star took home the 2nd place trophy for Truck Trailer Combination. His new truck looks like it will be a contender at truck shows also. This is Mike’s story. I was born in Winchester, a small town [...]

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Jan-Feb 2020 – Stofer and Amy

Jan-Feb 2020 - This month the rig of the month is a big truck that is built to overachieve, Unit 402, a big C500 that can bed some fantastic sized loads. It’s owned by Fox Transport, and the truck was designed by one of the company’s owners, Stofer James. While we normally showcase the driver/owner more than the truck, Stofer wants to make sure the truck gets its fair [...]

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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 wasn’t even tall enough to grab them from the counter…”. He went on to say [...]

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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 Edmonton, Alberta, on April 28, 1982. We lived in Edmonton until I was in grade [...]

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