St. Christopher Truckers Relief Fund hosting wellness events for drivers this month


As part of National Truck Driver Appreciation Week ongoing this week, the St. Christopher Truckers Relief Fund is hosting four health and wellness events during September for truck drivers, including two this week.

The events will be held at truck stops and will help drivers learn more about improving their posture while driving, stretches to help drivers avoid common aches and pains and tips on cardio activities while living on the road.

The health and wellness events will be held at 7 a.m. at the following locations:

  • Tuesday, Sept. 10 – Petro Gary in Gary, Indiana
  • Thursday, Sept. 12 – Petro Effingham in Effingham, Illinois
  • Tuesday, Sept. 24 – Petro Ocala in Reddick, Florida
  • Thursday, Sept. 26 – Petro Columbia in Columbia, South Carolina

There will also be prizes, giveaways and demonstrations. The events are held in conjunction with TA-Petro and Mother Trucker Yoga.

A number of other trucking-related companies and organizations announced NTDAW events and promotions going on this week and through the rest of the month.

Tmaf Ntdaw 2019 09 09 14 04Trucking Moves America Forward also announced it is celebrating truck drivers through its #ThankATrucker campaign. The theme of this year’s campaign is “Delivering Life’s Moments.”

During the digital campaign, TMAF will feature families making memories alongside a photo of a truck driver with the message #ThankATrucker.