LHC Pinewood Derby

When:
February 22, 2020 all-day
2020-02-22T00:00:00-06:00
2020-02-23T00:00:00-06:00
Where:
Texas Motor Speedway

https://www.longhorncouncil.org/event/council-pinewood-derby/?d=22&m=Feb&y=2020

Last year’s event was a blast and 2020 will be just as much fun.

Please note this year’s race on Saturday, February 22, 2020 will be held at the Texas Motor Speedway located at

3545 Lone Star Circle, Fort Worth, TX 76177


Council Pinewood Derby Race Results – Longhorn Council – Texas High Adventure Base

Register for the Council Pinewood Derby online.

Council Pinewood Derby Race Results – Longhorn Council – Texas High Adventure Base

Who can enter? Any Cub Scout or Cub Scout adult who preregisters for the race. Racers choose their check-in time and race time when they pre-register. Arrive, check-in, race, depart. The race is ongoing throughout Saturday and Sunday afternoon. Times are recorded electronically with winners announced on Monday, March 4th.

Council Pinewood Derby Race Results – Longhorn Council – Texas High Adventure Base

Rules:

All Cars must pass inspection to qualify for the race. The inspection points are as follows:

  1. The car must have been made within the current year.
  2. The width of the car shall not exceed 2 ¾ inches.
  3. The car length shall not exceed 7 inches.
  4. The weight of the car shall not exceed 5 ounces.
  5. Axles, wheels, and body wood shall be as provided in the BSA kit. Car wheels/tires shall not be sharpened to a “V” rim (must be flat).
  6. Wheel bearings, washers, and brushing are prohibited.
  7. The car shall not ride on any kind of springs.
  8. Any details added must be within width, length, and weight limits.
  9. The car must be freewheeling with no starting devices.
  10. No loose material of any kind (such as a lead shot) allowed in the car,
  11. The official number on race day must be clearly marked and visible on both side of the car.

(For more information on rules and regulations refer to Cub Scout Grand Prix Guidebook).

Fees cover cost of trophies.

Fee: $15.00 per participant (for trophies) after Tuesday.

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