We will no longer be hosting a Soap Box Derby as part of the Festival.
Sunday 28th April 2019:
The Wacky Wrayces Soap Box Derby will be run on a brand new course this year!
For details of the NEW course and NEW rules and regulations download our entry pack here: 190304 Soap Box Derby 2019.
Please note that this year there is a weight limit for the carts (100kg).
DEADLINE FOR ENTRIES: CLOSED!
Times (approximate and subject to change):
|09.30||Scrutineering of under 16s||Outside Wray Endowed School, School Lane LA2 8QE|
|10.00||Primary School||Short course|
|11.30||Secondary School||Medium course|
|13.30||Scrutineering of adults||Outside Wray Endowed School, School Lane LA2 8QE|
2019 RESULTS: Wacky Wrayces 2019 – RESULTS
Sunday 6th May 2018: details below
- starts from 11am (registration at George & Dragon pub), racing from 12 noon (Old Mill)
Festival 2018 will feature, for the first time, a soap box derby.
For further details, and an entry form, click here: Soap Box Derby rules and entry form
For a movie showing the race course, click here
Category winners will each win one of these amazing trophies crafted by Peter Foster (Adult and Secondary school trophies) and John & Anne Day (Primary school trophy). The trophies will have the winner’s name engraved on them and will be retained for one year.
Soap Box Derby Results 2018:
1st – 3rd Hornby Scouts, cart 7, driver 1, time 10.58
2nd – 3rd Hornby Scouts, cart 7, driver 2, 11.34
3rd – Team AMA, cart 5, driver 1, 11.62
1st – Hornby Scouts, cart 7, driver Ben, 25.76
2nd – The Wappers, cart 6, Emma, 27.11
3rd – Hornby Scouts, cart 7, Will, 28.48
1st – The Wappers, cart 6, Steve, 75.49
2nd – AMA, cart 5, Andy, 76.44
3rd – It’ll be rite, cart 15, Reuben, 79.84
A full list of results can be found here: 180506 SBD results