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18th Annual BB&T All-American Soap Box Derby

May 15th & May 16th, 2015 - Race Day

 

NEW in 2015 - Sam's Club SuperKids Classic
Kids that are interested in racing in this division can test drive down the track on April 25th 8am to Noon.
The Super Kid Classic is for special needs racers that is unable to race in the other divisions. The Kiwanis Club of Bowling Green Foundation has purchased and assembled 4 cars that will be used in this race. Racers will be paired with an experienced driver (we call them co-pilots) that will operate the derby car and assist the child in the race. We are looking for 8 to 10 racers for this division.
 
April 25th 8am to 12pm - Final Construction Clinic
April 25th  - Registration Deadline
 
Volunteer for Derby Week
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For more information, please contact Jessie at 270.320.6922 or jessiemgoodrich@gmail.com




April 11th 8am to 12pm - Second Construction Clinic

Our Second Construction Clinic is April 11th at Phil Moore Park - gym area. If you need assistant building or rebuild your soap box stock or superstock derby car, come on out. Remember it takes about 2 to 3 hours to rebuild and 3 to 4 hours to build a new one. We have tools and small parts available, but if you have the following tools please bring them to the construction clinics: #2 phillips screwdriver/drill, wide flathead, and the following wrenches/sockets (2 of each): 3/8, 7/16, 1/2, 9/16. The track will be closed for test runs; the Spirit of Bowling Green will be hosting their first Rally race of the season. Kids that are rebuilding a Kiwanis' car this Saturday will have a chance to test drive their derby car during Impound week May 9th, 11th, or 12th.
 

March 21st 8am to 12pm - First Construction Clinic

Our First Construction Clinic is March 21st at Phil Moore Park. If you need assistant building or rebuild your soap box stock or superstock derby car, come on out. Remember it takes about 2 to 3 hours to rebuild and 3 to 4 hours to build a new one. We have tools and small parts available, but if you have the following tools please bring them to the construction clinics: #2 phillips screwdriver/drill, wide flathead, and the following wrenches/sockets (2 of each): 3/8, 7/16, 1/2, 9/16. The track will be open, so when kids have completed their derby cars they can test their car down the track.

Also, since the kids were unable to test drive down the track on March 7th due to snow. Kids can test drive down the track on March 21st.
 
March 7th 10am to 1pm - Kids Day at the Track Phil Moore Park
We had 80+ kids come out to Phil Moore Park for Kid's Day at the Track. Plus we signed up 29 NEW RACERS to drive one of the Kiwanis' cars. We filled up all of our Stock and Super Stock derby cars. Thank you so much for coming out that today. For those of you that are purchasing or borrow one of the Kiwanis' cars, we will see you at one of the Construction Clinics: March 21st, April 11th, and April 25th.

 

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