FirstEnergyAll-American Soap Box Derby Countdown



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Here are the people to contact when you have questions about our Columbus racing program:

Alan Howe: Director Emeritus: 614.371.5006 or

Dan Kirk: Derby Director: 614.327.4447 or

Linda Hubbell: Promotion Director: 740.817.0345 or

Paul Workmaster: Chief Information Officer and Webmaster: 614-397-0591 or

Steve Conkel: Treasurer: 614.361.9704 or




Our next board meeting will be held on Wednesday, March 15th at 6:30 p.m. at the the home of Steve Conkel. Call Steve for directions at 614.361.9704 or for more information call Paul Workmaster at 614-288-0810.


Here is a map to our Derby Hill in Big Run Park. The address is 4201 Clime Rd., Columbus, Ohio 43228. It is located in the southwest corner of Franklin County, northwest of Grove City. From I-270, take Georgesville Rd. north and TURN RIGHT on Clime Rd. The entrance to the park is about a quarter mile down the road on the right. Once inside the park, follow the service road all the way to the back.

To register and to be put on our email distribution list for up to date information, please complete the form below. [We will not share your personal information with anyone outside of our organization.]


Tell us which event Fall Rally, NDR Rally or Local race you are entering, and which class: Stock, Superstock, or Masters.



Our board of directors are looking for energetic and motivated new members to join us in creating community awareness and furthering the mission and purpose of the Soap Box Derby.

Columbus Soap Box Derby is actively seeking a few energetic and highly motivated people to sit on our board of directors.  To be considered please send a brief resume with your experience along with a statement explaining what you feel you can bring to our organization and why you want to become a part of our program. Be sure to include your email address, telephone number and two references.

You can send your application to: