Amarillo Soap Box Derby Calling for Entries

Published 03/13 2014 02:55PM

Updated 03/13 2014 05:11PM

The 2014 Amarillo Soap Box Derby Race day is set for Saturday, May 17th from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. This year marks the sixth year for the event. 

Sign-up information is available at  Registration is $20, and the organizers provide the car free.  Parents must sign a waver of release in order for children to participate.  Each participant gets either a trophy or a medallion depending on the finish. 

Race organizers offer a training class and a weigh in day. 

Winners from the Amarillo Stock Division and Super Stock Division will be sent to Akron, Ohio to represent the area at nationals.  Local organizers will pay $1500 toward each child's expenses.


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