FirstEnergy All-American Soap Box Derby Countdown

National Super Kids Classic Soap Box Derby

2015 Champ Ally Neumann

AUGUST 8, 2014 10:02 PM

Ally at Track

National Super Kids Classic Race Dates for 2016

13th Annual National Superkids Classic

July 14th - 16th, 2016

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A message from the All-American Soap Box Derby

The Soap Box Derby is a youth racing program which has run nationally since 1934. World Championship finals are held each July at Derby Downs in Akron, Ohio.

The idea of the Soap Box Derby grew out of a photographic assignment of Dayton, Ohio, newsman Myron Scott. He covered a race of boy-built cars in his home community and was so impressed with this event that he acquired a copyright for the idea and began development of a similar program on a national scale.

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