Spotsylvania Soap Box Derby

June 2, 2019 at 
Dominion Raceway and Events



Driver Information

please mail or bring a copy of child's birth certificate to Spotsylvania Visitor Center

Car and Division Information

Which division will you be racing in *Must be of age by 6/2/2019 but not over age July 31, 2019. Driver’s weights are only guidelines for fitting into the car. Some children may be too tall or big for a car. Be sure child fits into his/her car before entering.

Registration: $50 Fee, this form and birth certificate due by April 23, 2019

Late Registration $75, this form and birth certificate due by May 6, 2019

Make Checks payable to: Treasurer, Spotsylvania County

Car Sponsorship Infomation

Driver As a builder of a Soap Box Derby race car entered in the Rappahannock Regional Soap Box Derby on June 2, 2019 or any other date to which it may be changed, you must build your car in full compliance with the 2019 Official Rule book. Please understand the time commitment and be able to attend necessary car clinic, and car inspection as well as impound. If you win, you will go to Akron, Ohio on July 14-20, 2019 for the National Race. Furthermore, you must show good sportsmanship and abide by all race rules set by the All-American Soap Box Derby and the Rappahannock Regional Soap Box Derby Committee.

Parent/Guardian I hereby certify that my child has read the above statement and knows the facts therein to be true. FURTHER, I hereby grant permission for my son/daughter (ward) to enter the local Soap Box Derby race in Spotsylvania, Virginia. In the event he or she is adjudged the winner of a division, is required to participate in the All-American Soap Box Derby, July 14-20, 2019, in Akron Ohio. FINALLY as such parent or guardian, in consideration of the benefits received as a result of the participation herein, and for the mutual benefits received by myself and my child and other participants herein, I hereby waive and release any and all claims, rights, causes of action, demands or otherwise, whether for personal injuries, whatsoever, arising from or in any manner related to my son’s/daughter’s or ward’s participation in the local Soap Box Derby, the All American Soap Box Derby and/or any activities incidental or related thereto. Furthermore, you must agree to show good sportsmanship and abide by all race rules set by the All-American Soap Box Derby and the Rappahannock Regional Soap Box Derby Committee. I also agree to allow pictures of my child and his/her participation in the Soap Box Derby t be used in marketing materials such as newsletters, websites, social media, etc. without compensations


Submit your Registration Form with Payment and Birth Certificate

Online: You can register online at please drop off/mail your registration fee at the Spotsylvania Visitor Center   Fees can not be taken online      

4704 Southpoint Parkway, Fredericksburg VA, 22407

In Person or Mail: 
Spotsylvania Visitor Center
4704 Southpoint Parkway
ATTN: Soapbox Derby
Fredericksburg, VA 22407

Birth Certificates Verification:
All entries will need to supply a copy of their Birth Certificate.  

Stock 200lb with driver in car
Super Stock 240lb with driver in car
Master 255lb with driver in car

Event Sponsors:  Event sponsorship information is available on the website. If you or your business is interested, please contact Shari Denecke at 

Car Sponsors: Please keep in mind that when sponsoring a car there is an ADDITIONAL cost outside of the registration fee. As the sponsor you are responsible for the wrap, lettering, etc. on the derby car. For more information or questions on car sponsorship, please contact Keith Burgess (540) 840-9296 or Travis Staples 540-786-5930.

Volunteers:  We are looking for people that can help support the Derby with their time at a clinic or on race day.  Please Contact Volunteer Coordinator, Michele Staples at (540)786-5930

Race Director – Travis Staples 540-786-5930
Event Coordinator – Debbie Aylor 540-507-7094