UK Soapbox Races 2017
The Hawksland Community Events Group have set the date for this year as Sunday 9 July, 2017 road closed from 8.30 racing from 9.00 (subject to grant of road closure by local authority).
Great fun for all ages, if you have the urge to make a soap box and would like an Entry Pack please e-mail email@example.com or call 01455 698494.
Entries are received from Families, Businesses, Charities, Colleges, Schools, Scouts and more - ALL are welcome.
FREE to watch and 50+ Town Centre Shops, Pubs, Cafes and Restaurants will be open for your enjoyment.
See www.hinckleybid.co.uk for further info.
Feel The Need, The Need for Speed!!!
It's all about Gravity & Sheer Courage!!! 32mph : 1/2km Race Track!!!
The 4th Annual Welton Soapbox Derby will deliver a SPECTACULAR array of amateur drivers racing their homemade 'Soapbox Vehicles'! Each hand-made 'DREAM-MACHINE' is fuelled by nothing but GRAVITY and SHEER COURAGE!!!
This FREE to spectate unique non-motorised racing event challenges you to work as a team to design and build a traditional or outrageous soapbox dream machine, and compete against the clock in a downhill RACE!!
For further details and entry forms, see https://www.facebook.com/Weltonsoapboxderby/
Micklegate Soap Box Race
Monday 28th August 2017.
See http://www.micklegaterun.co.uk/ for details