2020 Pine Tree Pinewood Derby
The registration, Inspection and weigh-in is from 10:00 am to 10:30 am. We need to have all Scouts registered on time because everything is done electronically and late entries will not be entered.
We will cover rules and conduct and begin with the Pledge at 10:45
Races start at 11:00 AM.
All races will be run on a track with an electronic timer. Places will be determined by average speed of three heats. Each car will race on each lane of the track once.
Scouts are encouraged to be in uniform.
A registration fee of $5 or $10 per car will be charged which will help cover expenses for trophies, certificates, and over all award.
Standard Pinewood Derby rules are in affect for ALL cars.
Each car must weigh at most 5 ounces or 141.75 grams. ANYTHING added to increase the weight must be FIXED in place - no moving weights or mercury allowed. Overweight cars will not race - space and tools will be available for last minute adjustments. Cars will be inspected and weight taken at the check-in and will not be handled by participants after check-in
The car cannot exceed 7 inches long and 2-3/4 inches wide. The car must have a 3/8-inch clearance height between the bottom of the car body and the bottom of the tires to allow for the track.
All rulings and judgments by the race officials are final.