Mid America Derby
Nationals for Scouting
May 7th, 2022
Scout - Kid - Adult Racing
May 6th, 2022
8 am Check in
10:15 Racing Begins
Early Check in May 6th, 2022
5pm thru 9pm
Scout, Kid & Adult - Link to Online Registration
Pro Racing - Nationals - Link to Online Registration
** Early Check In - Friday Night - May 6th @ 5pm **
****Racing will be broadcast LIVE via the Internet - Live Link****
++ Pro Racing - May 6th ++
++ Cub Scout, Kid and Adult Racing - May 7th ++
There are no pre-qualification requirements - There are Divisions for Everyone. Anyone may race regardless of age or gender. Membership in Scouts is not required. To race in a Scout Race you must be a registered Scout (Girl Scouts or Cub Scouts). You can even send a car in via proxy to race. You do not have to be present to race at the Mid America Derby.
Registration / Cost:
Scout, Kids, Adult & Big Rig Entries Register Now - Link
$5 per car if registered in advance - attending $10 if registration at the event.
$10 per car if Proxy Racing (sending in car)
Pro Entries Pro Entry Registration - Link
$10 Pro Entry (same if live or proxy) $10 registration at the event
There are Many Divisions
National Scout Graphite Division - Open to all Scouts by grade level
National Scout Oil Division - Open to all Scouts by grade level
Kids Division Graphite - Any Non-Scout - under the age of 18 years old
Adult Division Graphite - Any Adult over the age of 18
Kids Division Oil - Any Non-Scout - under the age of 18 years old
Adult Division Oil - Any Adult over the age of 18
Pro Divisions - Compete at the highest level - 7 Separate Classes to race - May 6th
Big Rig Divisions - Race your Pinewood Truck in a Special Big Rig Races - May 6th
Rules and Regulations:
Pinewood derby cars must conform to the rules and regulations published on this web site.
* Big Rig has separate rules and regulations
* Pro Division has separate rules and regulations.
Concessions will be available at the Races
Trophies and Design Awards: Trophies will be awarded to the fastest racers. Design awards will honor racers whose cars are voted the best in several appearance categories.
Prizes: Every Person who registers will receive tons of great things many Cool Prizes will be given away throughout just for showing up
Race With the Latest Equipment:
Races will be run on a brand-new 6-lane and 4-lane 42-foot Best TrackTM aluminum tracks with The ChampTM electronic timers, Edge Super StarterTM electronic starting gates and GrandPrix Race ManagerTM software to run the races. Race statistics and video will be projected on screens throughout the building. Results posted on this website, and races will be broadcast live over the internet.
A variety of activities will be available during the derby.
Have fun building and racing a LEGO car
Meet mascots from several area sports teams
Enjoy tasty food concessions
Win prize drawings
Earn the Automotive Safety Patch
Have professional pinewood racers give you winning tips - Pro Pit
Visit the Nations Largest Pinewood Derby Collection and Display
Meet many Vendors and Suppliers of Pinewood Derby Products
Visit the Scout Shop
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