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New Rule Changes For 2015-2016 AASBD Racing Season 08.17.2015 The International Soap Box Derby announced rule changes that will go into effect immediately for the 2015-2016 FirstEnergy All-American Soap Box Derby racing season. Read More Openings On The Racing Commission and A-Team 08.12.2015 The FirstEnergy All-American Soap Box Derby Racing Commission is looking for new members for the 2016 racing season.

Applications for the Racing Commission and A-Team are being accepted from the public until October 1, 2015. Elections will be held electronically in October.
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2015 FirstEnergy All-American Soap Box Derby World Champions Crowned 07.25.2015 Read More Soap Box Derby And The City Of Tallmadge Set To Celebrate The 80th Anniversary Of The All-American Soap Box Derby On Tallmadge Hill 07.17.2015 On Sunday, August 9, the International Soap Box Derby and the City of Tallmadge will celebrate the 80th anniversary of the 1935 All-American Soap Box Derby with a dedication ceremony and Soap Box Derby races. The event will take place on West Avenue in Tallmadge from noon-2 pm. West Avenue hill is the site of the second All-American race and the first Akron-area race. Read More 2015 President's Youth Volunteer Service Award Winners 07.16.2015 Three youth volunteers of the Soap Box Derby program have been selected as recipients of the inaugural President’s Youth Volunteer Service Award. The Award was established to recognize youth under the age of 21 who have made a positive impact on the Soap Box Derby® program by volunteering and mentoring on the local or national level.
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Three Veteran Soap Box Derby Volunteers Will Be Inducted Into Hall of Fame During Race Week 07.10.2015 Three long-time volunteers of the FirstEnergy All-American Soap Box Derby program will be inducted into the organization’s Hall of Fame during an awards ceremony on the evening of Saturday, July 25. Read More Annual President's Youth Volunteer Service Award Qualifications And Nomination Process 06.10.2015 An annual President's Youth Volunteer Service Award has been established to recognize youth under the age of 21 who have made a positive impact on the Soap Box Derby® program by volunteering and mentoring on the local or national level. Read More 2016 FirstEnergy All-American Soap Box Derby Date Moved Up One Week 06.09.2015 The 79th running of the FirstEnergy All-American Soap Box Derby will be held from Sunday, July 10 through Saturday, July 16, 2016 at the world famous Derby Downs Track. Read More Ohio Soap Box Derby Champions Honored At Statehouse 05.27.2015 On May 20, 2015 more than 100 Soap Box Derby® Champions, representing more than 60 Ohio communities, were recognized for their achievements at a Statehouse Recognition Day held in their honor in Columbus. Read More Gravity Racing Challenge STEM Team Competition - Largest Competition Ever 05.16.2015 The Soap Box Derby® hosted its biggest Gravity Racing Challenge® event ever. On May 15-16, 2015, more than 130 teams competed in the traditional Stock and Super Stock divisions, as well as a new open build high school division. The race was presented by Time Warner Cable through its Connect A Million Minds Program™. Read More