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A 'Whopping' Good Day at Riceville's Wapsi Day Celebration - Mason City Globe Gazette

"soapox racing uk" on Google - August 10, 2016 - 18:21

Mason City Globe Gazette

A 'Whopping' Good Day at Riceville's Wapsi Day Celebration
Mason City Globe Gazette
Activities included a breakfast at the Wapsi Trail Welcome Center, kids carnival, circus, kids pedal pull, car show, free watermelon, soapbox (garbage can) derby, wheelchair races, a community sing, silent auction, a grand parade and lots of food and ...

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Hot Pepper Festival needs vendors - Palestine Herald Press

"soapox racing uk" on Google - August 5, 2016 - 14:46

Palestine Herald Press

Hot Pepper Festival needs vendors
Palestine Herald Press
Council member Mitchell Jordan, who is serving as a volunteer on the committee, proposed having soapbox derby races on Crawford Street. The committee liked the idea, and it put Jordan in charge of setting it up and finding participants. Jordan plans on ...

Penzance has kicked off its Man Engine Day celebrations with Soapbox Derby success - West Briton

"soapox racing uk" on Google - August 5, 2016 - 14:01

West Briton

Penzance has kicked off its Man Engine Day celebrations with Soapbox Derby success
West Briton
As the Man Engine sleeps at the top of Market Jew Street, Penzance has already given a warm welcome to the UK's largest mechanical puppet – in the form of a soapbox derby. The town is pulling out all of the stops to make sure the occasion is fit for ...

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Duxford News: Next exciting village event – The annual Duxford Soapbox Derby - Cambridge News

"soapox racing uk" on Google - August 5, 2016 - 10:03

Duxford News: Next exciting village event – The annual Duxford Soapbox Derby
Cambridge News
The dates for the diary to note this year are not just SUNDAY 4 SEPTEMBER when the Races start at midday from the John Barleycorn - but also FRIDAY 2 SEPTEMBER when an unforgettable weekend starts with : Comedy Night at the Plough and ...

Festival needs vendors - Palestine Herald Press

"soapox racing uk" on Google - August 4, 2016 - 23:36

Palestine Herald Press

Festival needs vendors
Palestine Herald Press
Council member Mitchell Jordan, who is serving as a volunteer on the committee, proposed having soapbox derby races on Crawford Street. The committee liked the idea, and it put Jordan in charge of setting it up and finding participants. Jordan plans on ...

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Pickford to host annual Hay Days - Sault Ste. Marie Evening News

"soapox racing uk" on Google - August 2, 2016 - 21:33

Sault Ste. Marie Evening News

Pickford to host annual Hay Days
Sault Ste. Marie Evening News
Friday activities open with a ping pong tournament at the Methodist Church scheduled for noon, followed by a soapbox derby beginning at 4:30 p.m. Classic vehicles will be on display beginning at 6:30 p.m. just in time for the Hay Bale Races with the ...

Inaugural soapbox derby a success - Alberni Valley News

"soapox racing uk" on Google - August 2, 2016 - 18:24

Inaugural soapbox derby a success
Alberni Valley News
The Kinsmen's Little Lightning in the Valley soapbox derby went off without a hitch, according to Kinsmen's Mike Hadley. “The soapbox derby went extraordinarily well. We had 35 competitors show up and they were able to have three races a piece.”.

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Haverfordwest Soapbox derby a roaring success (From Milford ... - Milford Mercury

"soapox racing uk" on Google - August 1, 2016 - 17:38

Milford Mercury

Haverfordwest Soapbox derby a roaring success (From Milford ...
Milford Mercury
HAVERFORDWEST Festival Week came to a successful end on Saturday as the much anticipated soapbox derby raced its way into town.

Haverfordwest Soapbox derby a roaring success - Western Telegraph

"soapox racing uk" on Google - August 1, 2016 - 17:27

Western Telegraph

Haverfordwest Soapbox derby a roaring success
Western Telegraph
... was supported by spectators and competitors. The standard of the carts was simply fantastic, beyond anything we imagined. "It was a brilliant day, and we look forward to hosting it again next year, maybe even holding races in other towns across the ...

PHOTOS: Musbakken 500 Soapbox Derby - Winona Daily News

"soapox racing uk" on Google - July 31, 2016 - 12:48

Winona Daily News

PHOTOS: Musbakken 500 Soapbox Derby
Winona Daily News
The Musbakken 500 Soapbox Derby draws a crowd to watch and cheer for the kids while they race downhill in homemade derby cars on Saturday morning for the Houston Hoedown Days. The Musbakken 500 Soapbox Derby draws a crowd to watch and ...

Guillot makes presence known with Jim Dandy victory - Albany Times Union

"soapox racing uk" on Google - July 31, 2016 - 00:57

Guillot makes presence known with Jim Dandy victory
Albany Times Union
It began as soon as Laoban crossed the finish line, beating the likes of Creator and Destin, the top two finishers in the Belmont Stakes, and the highly touted Mohaymen, who was once the favorite to win the Kentucky Derby. Laoban? An easy toss. Yes, he ...

Houston Hoedown Days: Kids race in Musbakken 500 Soapbox Derby - La Crosse Tribune

"soapox racing uk" on Google - July 30, 2016 - 21:10

Houston Hoedown Days: Kids race in Musbakken 500 Soapbox Derby
La Crosse Tribune
On Grant Street, the only street with a hill in the city, kids raced down in soapbox cars, sporting homemade craftsmanship and creativity. Tony Schultz, who helped run the derby, said soapbox racing has become a lost art compared to what it was like in ...

Annual Harbour Days celebrates everything great about Gore Bay - Manitoulin Expositor

"soapox racing uk" on Google - July 29, 2016 - 04:05

Annual Harbour Days celebrates everything great about Gore Bay
Manitoulin Expositor
In the soapbox derby races, finishing first overall was Kowan Orford with Lindsay Sheppard, Nick Purvis and Garrett Sheppard all in second place. Ben Dewar placed third overall. Kids of all ages had the opportunity to have fun and learn about science ...

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Soapbox derby draws close to 50 young racers - Elliot Lake Standard

"soapox racing uk" on Google - July 28, 2016 - 10:44

Elliot Lake Standard

Soapbox derby draws close to 50 young racers
Elliot Lake Standard
The children each got three runs down the hill, before the elimination races started. The champion of the Gentle Shepherd Christian Church Soapbox Derby on Saturday was Cooper Mellis. Coming in second was Natasha Gonzalez; in third was Liam Holt, ...

Hoedown back for 41st year of fun - La Crosse Tribune

"soapox racing uk" on Google - July 27, 2016 - 22:05

Hoedown back for 41st year of fun
La Crosse Tribune
As always, visitors to the fest can expect the always-popular events like soapbox races, horseshoe tournaments and live music. And those who like a little dirt and diesel will enjoy the horse and tractor pulls during the long summer afternoons. Friday ...

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More Napa festivals moving off downtown streets to Oxbow Commons - Napa Valley Register

"soapox racing uk" on Google - July 27, 2016 - 17:03

Napa Valley Register

More Napa festivals moving off downtown streets to Oxbow Commons
Napa Valley Register
Hundreds of visitors joined their dogs in the fourth annual Walk for Animals fundraising procession on First Street in downtown Napa last August. Napa Humane is moving this year's walk onto a new route focused on the Oxbow Commons park, part of a city ...

Moment in time - ThisWeekNews

"soapox racing uk" on Google - July 27, 2016 - 16:17

ThisWeekNews

Moment in time
ThisWeekNews
Wyman, who was substituting for Grandview Heights Mayor A.K. Pierce, would himself later become Grandview's mayor. Wyman was the general chairman of the Soapbox Derby, which was an annual event that saw local youngsters racing their constructed cars ...

More than 100 signed up for Tyne Valley's Soap Box Derby - Journal Pioneer

"soapox racing uk" on Google - July 26, 2016 - 14:37

Journal Pioneer

More than 100 signed up for Tyne Valley's Soap Box Derby
Journal Pioneer
First of all, explains Rod McNeill coordinator of the Tyne Valley Oyster Festival's sixth annual soapbox races, is the weigh-in. Then it is a matter of adding counterweights to the cars so that all the cars, including riders, weigh the same. So ...

Wheels are set in motion for festival's soapbox highlight - Ulster Star

"soapox racing uk" on Google - July 26, 2016 - 06:08

Ulster Star

Wheels are set in motion for festival's soapbox highlight
Ulster Star
The Soapbox Derby is a highlight of the Festival with community and youth groups from all across Northern Ireland entering the race each year. The competition is calling for entries from racers of all ages and backgrounds who are keen to design and ...

Botetourt Sheriff's Office investigating theft of three trailers in last month - WSLS

"soapox racing uk" on Google - July 22, 2016 - 04:37

WSLS

Botetourt Sheriff's Office investigating theft of three trailers in last month
WSLS
Waldron says when a thief came on his property and stole a trailer full of soapbox derby supplies, he didn't just take valuable tools, he took potential racing opportunities away from about 30 kids. “If something broke on one of these cars, we had it ...

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