COVID-19 and the Effects on the Soap Box Derby: Updates Find all of the latest updates regarding COVID-19 for the Soap Box Derby, its programs and race safety guidelines. RACE SAFETY GUIDELINES If you are going to host a race, follow your local and state guidelines for social distancing and number of persons at an event. We are seeing outdoor activities open in a smart fashion with hundreds of persons gathering but being safe by social distancing. Please use common sense as your health and safety is our #1 concern. Race Safety Guidelines Email Updates June 9, 2020 May 26, 2020 May 13, 2020 April 28, 2020 April 16, 2020 March 23, 2020 *All Race Organizations must submit approval from their local government in order to be approved to host a race.