The Aldington Soapbox Derby is back!!
Yes folks, it's that time of year again to break open the toolbox and build your gravity powered vehicle. Build yourself a whacky crowd pleaser, or create something that will challenge the course record.

Event Information

Things you need to know about the event.

The Aldington Soapbox Derby will take place on Monday 26th August 2013 (August Bank Holiday). You will find some information below, but please note that our new site is currently under construction, so please return to the site frequently to view the updates.

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Racers

It's that time of year again to break open the toolbox and build your gravity powered vehicle. Build yourself a whacky crowd pleaser, or create something that will challenge the course record.

If you wish to participate in the event, please ensure that you have downloaded the entry form and Sponsorship form.

Fete

It's not all about the racing, this is also a fantastic day out for the family with plenty to see and do.

The main purpose of the event is to raise funds for our chosen beneficiaries, The Pilgims Hospice, Ashford and Kaleidoscope Childcare, Aldington

Spectators

The box carts often travel in excess of 40mph, therefore we insist that spectators remain behind the taped area (typically on the pavement).

The Marshalls volunteer for spectator and driver safety. If you are asked to move somewhere else or not to do something, please respect that request.

Location

Address:
Forge Hill
Aldington
Ashford
TN25 7DT

Thank You

A big thank you to all of our sponsors and volunteers. We are always grateful for all the support you provide.