Welcome to the New Brunswick Soap Box Derby Website. The mission of the New Jersey Soap Box Derby Racing Association is to help promote and publicize all forms of Soap Box racing throughout the state of New Jersey. New Jersey features many races throughout the state. We are hosting a Rally Race in Mercerville, NJ on March 24th and 25th. For more info about the Rally Race please call Denise Gutierrez at (609) 433-0340. The New Brunswick local race is open to New Jersey participants and will be held on Saturday, June 9, 2018. The New Brunswick is the only official sanctioned race by All American Soap Box Derby in New Jersey with winners advancing to Akron, Ohio for the International Soap Box Derby Championship. Please call Mike for info about the Local Derby at (732) 296-8816.
The New Brunswick Local Derby features 5 divisions of racing to include: Stock, Super Stock, Masters, Super Kids, and Adults. The New Brunswick race is annually held in June. This year the New Brunswick Derby will be held with practice and racing all in the same day on Saturday, June 9, 2018.
Stock, Super Stock, and Masters Division participants will need to report on Saturday morning for inspections and practice on the hill at 8am. The New Brunswick Derby will begin at 11am. This event is a double elimination event which guarantees all entries will race a minimum of four runs on the hill.
The New Brunswick race also features Super Kids racing for special needs students from around the state. Any special needs student in the state of NJ under 100 pounds is encouraged to experience Super Kids racing free of charge. Johnson & Johnson, NC & Sons, Amerihealth NJ, and Turtle & Hughes have built four cars for this opportunity. Each Super kids car fits two drivers. Many of our past champions have volunteered to assist special needs students on Sunday for this experience. Any special need student can share the experience free of charge. Please call our office if you would like to participate. Mike email Mike Blackwell at email@example.com or (732) 296-8816.
Special thanks to Johnson & Johnson for serving as the host and major sponsor for the past 15 years in New Brunswick. The race is held on the Johnson & Johnson's World Headquarters campus at 501 George Street in New Brunswick. Special thanks to our major sponsors that include: Johnson & Johnson, Turtle & Hughes and the City of New Brunswick. Entries from around the state are encouraged to participate.
The International Soap Box Derby championship is held annually in Akron, Ohio in mid July. To order your car kit or for more info about the World Championship race please go to www.soapboxderby.org
2001 Stock David Seamon
2002 Super Stock Shannon Varga
2003 Stock Mitch Newsom
2003 Super Stock Forest Stranburg
2004 Stock Gil Swenson
2004 Super Stock Lauren Santullo
2005 Stock Lauren Santullo
2005 Super Stock Skeeter Klim
2006 Stock Austin Friend
2006 Super Stock Kim Clementi
2007 Stock Robby Goodfellow
2007 Super Stock CJ Clementi
2008 Stock McKenzie Garrick
2008 Super Stock Issac Grube
2008 Masters Sophie Goodfellow
2009 Stock Nicholas Landi
2009 Super Stock Maegan Cerqueira
2009 Masters Vincent Fresco
2010 Stock Julianne Miller
2010 Super Stock Meridith Miller
2010 Masters Maegan Cerqueira
2011 Stock Noah Ratliff
2011 Super Stock Nina Marie Amadeo
2011 Masters Patrick Flynn
Some of our past Champions:
Registration Info: To register for the New Brunswick event, please complete a preliminary application and email to firstname.lastname@example.org. For an application please visit our registration info page www.njsbd.org
Participants preparing for the New Brunswick race.