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Coleby Soapbox Derby, Lincolnshire

Saturday 11th June 2016
Sunday 12th June 2016
Coleby SoapboxThe Coleby Soapbox Challenge will take place on 11th to 12th of June 2016. The event is organised by Hykeham Lions Club, with the proceeds going to Hykeham First Responders (Lives).

Check out the event web site for full details.


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Aldington Soapbox Derby, Kent

Monday 31st August 2015
Monday 31st August 2015

Aldington Soapbox Derby

The Aldington Soapbox Derby will take place on Monday 31th August 2015.

Build yourself a whacky crowd pleaser, or create something that will challenge the course record.

It's not all about the racing, this is also a fantastic day out for the family with plenty to see and do.

The main purpose of the event is to raise funds for our chosen beneficiaries,The Pilgrims’ Hospices, Aldington Village Hall and Ashford Lions Club Charities.

Full details and entry forms available from the Aldington Soapbox Derby facebook page


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Priors Marston Soap Box Challenge, Warwickshire

Saturday 11th July 2015
Saturday 11th July 2015

Come and join in the fun at the very first soapbox challenge at Priors Marston.

There is a course for all, ranging from childrens to a more extreme course for the brave amongst you. This event is for amateur drivers with a passion for soapbox vehicles.

All vehicles are to be home made and be powered by adrenalin and courage along with a good wind!!!

The course is approximately 700M in length with the adult and Corporate Course having 3 hair pin bends just to add to the excitement!! The maximum gradient on adult course is 8.1%.

There will be refreshments and food available for sale, and in the evening there will be an after party where there will be a bar, disco and pig roast until late. Tickets for this event can either be booked in advance or bought on the day.

Entry fees are;

  • under 15s £10
  • 15-18s     £15  
  • Adults      £20
  • Corporate or professional £40 
Please email for booking forms as places are limited.
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Cromer Soapbox Derby, Norfolk

Sunday 12th July 2015
Sunday 12th July 2015

The event on Sunday July 12 at noon is being run by the town’s carnival committee.

In a bid to attract a wide range of fast and fun entries, there are eight classes including children and youth groups, adults, pubs and hotels, shops and businesses and other towns and villages. Prizes will be for the best fancy dress and fastest entries.

Carnival chairman Tony Shipp said: "It will be a fun event but I am sure some businesses, such as garages, will be competitive."

All soapboxes will be checked for safety at motorsport-style scrutineering, and all drivers must wear protective headgear or helmets. A local motorsport club is also providing timing equipment.

Entry deadline is July 6.

Find out more about the classes and regulations at

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Welton Soap Box Derby, Northamptonshire

Saturday 20th June 2015
Saturday 20th June 2015
Welton Soap Box DerbyIt is now official - following major success in the summer of 2014. The Welton Soap Box Derby will return; with a spectacular array of amateur drivers racing homemade soapbox vehicles.

Each hand-made machine is fuelled by nothing but sheer courage, and the force of gravity!

This unique non-motorised racing event challenges both experienced racers and amateurs alike; to design and build traditional or outrageous soapbox dream machines, and compete against the clock in A DOWNHILL RACE!

For an official application form, please email:

Terms & Conditions Apply.
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