Truckers collide at first ever KAF rodeo

By Sgt. Gregory Williams, 3d Sustainment Command (Expeditionary)August 22, 2012

A M915 navigates through a Serpentine obstacle during the first ever Kandahar Airfield Truck Rodeo on August 17, 2012. The truck rodeo graded truck drivers on their maneuvering and abilities on different vehicles. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Gregory Williams)
1 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – A M915 navigates through a Serpentine obstacle during the first ever Kandahar Airfield Truck Rodeo on August 17, 2012. The truck rodeo graded truck drivers on their maneuvering and abilities on different vehicles. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Gregory Williams) (Photo Credit: Sgt. Gregory Williams, 3d Sustainment Command (Expeditionary) Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
Spc. Laashton Elliot, a truck driver with the 781st Transportation Company drills wheel nuggets during a truck rodeo on August 17, 2012 at Kandahar Airfield. The 781st TC was one of four teams competing for the right to be called "Best Trucking Company on KAF." (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Gregory Williams)
2 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Spc. Laashton Elliot, a truck driver with the 781st Transportation Company drills wheel nuggets during a truck rodeo on August 17, 2012 at Kandahar Airfield. The 781st TC was one of four teams competing for the right to be called "Best Trucking Company on KAF." (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Gregory Williams) (Photo Credit: Sgt. Gregory Williams, 3d Sustainment Command (Expeditionary) Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
Soldiers with the 515th Transportation Company change a Palletized Load System's tire during the truck rodeo competition on August 17, 2012 at Kandahar Airfield. The truck rodeo's culminating mystery event challenged drivers to change a tire and load cargo on the PLS as fast as they could. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Gregory Williams)
3 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Soldiers with the 515th Transportation Company change a Palletized Load System's tire during the truck rodeo competition on August 17, 2012 at Kandahar Airfield. The truck rodeo's culminating mystery event challenged drivers to change a tire and load cargo on the PLS as fast as they could. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Gregory Williams) (Photo Credit: Sgt. Gregory Williams, 3d Sustainment Command (Expeditionary) Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
Sgt. 1st Class Rohan Duncan, a planner with the Kandahar Airfield Truck Rodeo, presents the 1st place trophy to members of the 25th Transportation Company during an award ceremony on August 17, 2012. The truck rodeo tested four transportation companies on various tasks to include the serpentine course, alley dock, pull forward stop and straight line backing. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Gregory Williams)
4 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Sgt. 1st Class Rohan Duncan, a planner with the Kandahar Airfield Truck Rodeo, presents the 1st place trophy to members of the 25th Transportation Company during an award ceremony on August 17, 2012. The truck rodeo tested four transportation companies on various tasks to include the serpentine course, alley dock, pull forward stop and straight line backing. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Gregory Williams) (Photo Credit: Sgt. Gregory Williams, 3d Sustainment Command (Expeditionary) Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL