Tag Archives: team driving blog

Still Alive and Kicking

It has been a while. This year has been a very difficult year in trucking.  The economy, to put it bluntly, sucks.  Anne and I are doing fine and have survived this very down market.  As an example, last year … Continue reading

Posted in CDL Team, Team Tiger, Truck Driver | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Another Rough Weekend

I ran solo down to Tampa on Sunday then back to central Georgia then ran empty home.   We have decided that since rates suck we would rather sit at home waiting for a good load than be idling in the … Continue reading

Posted in CDL Team, Truck Driver | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Home Time Matters

We have been doing very well.  Two months since my last post.  We have a saying or slogan or motto (you pick) at Farm2Fleet  “SLACKERS UNITE!”  Boy, have we been living up to expectations. Moving to Chattanooga two years ago … Continue reading

Posted in CDL Team, Team Tiger, Truck Driver | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Working Hard at Hardly Working

OK, not really.  We have actually been running as hard as we can but we keep getting unexpected breaks. After we finished the UPS job, we got home on New Years Eve and we took the first three weeks of … Continue reading

Posted in CDL Team, Team Tiger, Truck Driver | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Revolving door of trucking friends.

I wrote this last year and never posted it. I think it is still relevant so here you go. Today I was talking to my trainer Carl, who is still driving and training for USXpress. We’ve stayed in touch as … Continue reading

Posted in CDL Team | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

It Always Works Out

Seattle is a tough market for freight most of the time.  Fall, when apples and Christmas trees are running is the only exception.   January is by far the slowest time in trucking.  Rates are depressed and very few loads.  We … Continue reading

Posted in CDL Team | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Something fun

We haul all kinds of weird stuff but this may be the messiest that didn’t bother me.   We were in Phoenix and booked a load for the people who put on “The Color Run”.  Picking up all the material at … Continue reading

Posted in CDL Team, Team Tiger, Truck Driver | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment