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PO Box 82
Brandy Station, VA 22714
The 10388 Carol Anne & Andrews Landing, Culpeper, VA 22701address is strictly for GPS services only.
It has been called "The Greatest Amateur Racing Event in the World".
To most of the more than
a million youngsters who have participated in racing these gravity-powered cars since the
Derby's inception in 1934, it is just the "Soap Box Derby".
What is the Soap Box Derby?
The Soap Box Derby is a youth racing program which has run nationally since 1934. World Championship finals are
held each July at Derby Downs in Akron, Ohio.
The Soap Box Derby…
is a community event to bring family, business and community together
for a day of fun, exciting competition.
a family project for kids 8 to 17 years of age.
an opportunity for a child to build and race their own race
a unique program that encourages close adult-youth activities while building and racing a car.
reinforces the importance of setting and completing goals while developing
traits such as self-confidence, perseverance, craftsmanship, leadership and sportsmanship,
while building a gravity race car.