Athens,TN Soap Box Derby
Welcome! Soap Box Derby racing is an event that the whole family can enjoy. Each participant will use Science, Technology, Engineering and Math to prepare their car to race.
The 2019 Athens Soap Box Derby was held on June 1, 2019.
In 1995, the Athens Parks & Recreation Department held the first local Soap Box Derby race, and since that time, Athens has sent 24 champions in the Stock, 21 champions in the Super Stock, and 10 champions in the Super Kids divisions to the world championships in Akron, Ohio. Each year, over 30 drivers in the local race compete to be the champion that gets to make their mark on Akron.
Local Stock Champion
Local Super Stock Champion
Local Super Kids Champion
- Local News
- Time for the Adults to DriveAdult Races at the Soap Box Derby
- Mid Week Races In AkronAAA Mid Week Races in Akron
- National News
- Schools Competed in The Soap Box Derby’s Gravity Racing Challenge STEM Team High School Competition Presented by The University of Akron College of EngineeringMore than 200 students from 17 teams competed in t…
- Soap Box Derby Receives Grant From The Mary S. And David C. Corbin FoundationThe International Soap Box Derby (ISBD) has receiv…