North Central Ohio Soap Box Derby
The North Central Ohio Soap Box Derby is open to youths between the ages of 7-17 (depending on division) who live in the following Ohio counties: Richland, Ashland, Crawford, Huron, Knox, Marion and Morrow.
The champion of each division will represent the North Central Ohio Soap Box Derby at the world championship FirstEnergy All-American Soap Box Derby in Akron, Ohio. The goals of the soap box box derby program are to promote families working together, to teach youngsters some of the basic skills of workmanship along with the spirit of competition and the perseverance to continue a project to completion.The annual gravity race will take place on June 23, 2018 on North Main Street in downtown Mansfield.
In addition to competing in the race, each participant will receive an official race t-shirt, trophy and prize.
2020 Important Dates
May 3 & 17, 2020
Please note: Registration Forms (Blue) are due by Builder's Day. Registration Fee can be paid at inspection.
June 14, 2020
June 23, 24, and 25, 2020
Registration Fee ($60) is due at Inspection.
Cars will be impounded after inspection is completed.
Saturday, June 27, 2020
Street will be closed at 6:00 am for track set-up
Cars will be released from impoundment AFTER the track is set up
Mandatory drivers meeting at 8:30 am
Trial runs to begin about 9:00 am
Race is scheduled to begin at 9:30 am
(Raindate ~ June 21, 2020)
June 30 or July 1, 2020