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District Pinewood Derby

District Pinewood Derby
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Packs MUST send in the eligibility form with qualified racers and design winners. Racers and design winners then have to pre-register with payment to be eligible to compete. The first-fifth race winners in each pack will race for the district trophies and five car design winners from each pack will compete for five design trophies.

CLICK HERE to download an eligibility and registration form


Champion Class: Pack race winners only, 1st -5th at pack level. Scouts must be present during competition.

 Design Class: 1st – 5th Pack winners. Judging criteria: Uniqueness, Imagination, craftsmanship, color usage, detailing, graphics and Scout participation.

 Open Class: Any registered Cub Scout in the Elkhorn District, regardless of pack pinewood derby results (No Adults or Siblings)

 Outlaw Class: Adults, Scouts and siblings are eligible. Must be official BSA parts and can weigh up to 7 ounces. Can be modified in any way, as long as it fits and runs on track.

 All cars must meet car specifications and eligibility requirements. As per official 2013 Pinewood Derby Racing Specifications and Rules (See attached sheet). Absolutely no kit cars other than BSA Official Pinewood Derby kit cars will be allowed to race. All Cub Scouts must be present to race their cars.




$8.00 Pre-registration for all race classes…by March 19
$2.00 Walk in fee added after March 19



10:00 am – Noon Check-in, Inspection, Weigh-In
Noon - 1:00 PM Design Judging
1:00 PM  Racing Begins

Inspection: All cars must pass inspection to be able to compete in the District Pinewood derby race. An inspection committee will inspect each car and the Inspection Committee Chair will have the final decision on all inspection results.



All participants racing will receive a special pinewood derby patch.

Awards will be presented for:

First through Fifth Place Champion Race Winners
First through Third Place Open Race Winners
First through Third Place Outlaw Race Winners
Three Design Winners


For Additional Information Please Contact:

District Executive, Shannon Elam 606-495-7821 or shaelam@bsamail.org
Event Chair, Keith Cox 205-222-1726 or tk184@att.net


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