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4Feb/17

Pinewood Derby 2017 Final Results!

Results!

Congratulations to our overall winners Rohan G., Hudson F., Bryce M., Carlos C., Yusuf M., Kingsley C., Pranauv M., Aadam M!

Overall Final Results:

  • The fastest of all 42 Cub Scout cars entered in our Pack
PWD-2017-Finals-Results
Division B Semifinals:

  • The fastest 8 of those below
 PWD-2017-DivB-Semis-Results
Division B Initial Rounds:

  • 24 racers:
    • 6 Arrow of Light Scouts (5th G)
    • 9 Webelos (4th G)
    • 9 Bears (3rd G)
 PWD-2017-DivB-Initial-Races-Results
Division A Semifinals:

  • The fastest 8 of those below
 PWD-2017-DivA-Semis-Results
Division A Initial Rounds:

  • 18 racers:
    • 8 Wolves (2nd G)
    • 5 Tigers (1st G),
    • 5 Lions (K),
 PWD-2017-DivA-Initial-Races-Results
Family Car Race:

  • For parents, siblings; there were some fast cars here.
    • Weight limit somewhat higher than Scout cars
    • 8.0 oz vs. 5.0 oz
 PWD-2017-Family-Car-Results
Division B Style Competition:
Division A Style Competition:

 

 

This section below is for our "Data Acquisition Geeks" (DAGs):

An amazing 76% of our Cub Scouts entered cars in today's race! 42 of 55 Scouts fielded a car
Racer Statistics, Semifinals  PWD-2017-Racer-Stats-Semifinals

 

Check back for further stats; we'll be posting them in the next day or two.

 

DATE: Feb 4, 2017
LOCATION:  Bollinger Canyon Elementary Multipurpose Room
MORE INFO:  Cubmaster Sean & Assistant Cubmaster Nick

 

3Feb/17

Pinewood Derby 2017 Race Schedule

 

DATE: Feb 4, 2017
TIME:  Races Sat Feb 4, 10 am - 2pm
LOCATION:  Bollinger Canyon Elementary Multipurpose Room
MORE INFO:  Cubmaster Sean & Assistant Cubmaster Nick

Scouts, please wear your Class A uniform.

Rough Schedule:

Schedule MatrixA2

 

Schedule MatrixB2

Please read the rules! Only Boy Scouts of America car kits, wheels, axles are allowed.

Everybody, get ready to race your cars!! All cars MUST be checked in on Friday night. Let's have fun and race!

  • Group A [Lions, Tigers & Wolves (grades K-2)] race in the morning beginning at 10:00. An Award Ceremony will take place after the group finishes. ***
  • Family races ($10 for kit & entry) for parents & siblings will take place in between the morning and afternoon heats, starting at roughly 11:45. Rules differ slightly from Scout car rules.
  • Group B [Bears, Webelos, Arrow of Light Scouts (grades 3, 4, beginning of 5)] race in the afternoon. An Award Ceremony will take place after the group finishes. ***
  • *** An overall Finals race will run after Group B; the fastest cars from Group A and B will race together.
    • If your car does well in the morning but you can't be present in the afternoon, you may have someone manage your car for you. Consult the rules.
  • Times are approximate.

The car allowances are slightly different between the Scout race cars and the Family race cars. If you have any questions about the rules, contact our Derby Directors at the above link.

Adults - please consider Helping Out (SignupGenius).

13Jan/17

Pinewood Derby 2017: Checkin Friday Feb 3th, 6:00 PM; Race Saturday Feb 4th 10:00 AM

Pinewood Derby Car

DATE: Feb 3 2017 - Feb 4, 2017
TIME:  Car Check-in Fri Feb 3 6-8 pm

Races Sat Feb 4, 10 am - 2pm

LOCATION:  Bollinger Canyon Elementary Multipurpose Room
MORE INFO:  Cubmaster Sean & Assistant Cubmaster Nick

Scouts, please wear your Class A uniform.

PWD Scout Race Rules 882 2017 (PDF)  (Word) PWD Family Race Rules 2017 (PDF)  (Word)

Please read the rules! Only Boy Scouts of America car kits, wheels, axles are allowed.

Everybody, get ready to race your cars!! All cars MUST be checked in on Friday night. Let's have fun and race!

  • Group A [Lions, Tigers & Wolves (grades K-2)] race in the morning beginning at 10:00. An Award Ceremony will take place after the group finishes. ***
  • Family races ($10 for kit & entry) for parents & siblings will take place in between the morning and afternoon heats, starting at roughly 11:45. Rules differ slightly from Scout car rules.
  • Group B [Bears, Webelos, Arrow of Light Scouts (grades 3, 4, beginning of 5)] race in the afternoon. An Award Ceremony will take place after the group finishes. ***
  • *** An overall Finals race will run after Group B; the fastest cars from Group A and B will race together.
    • If your car does well in the morning but you can't be present in the afternoon, you may have someone manage your car for you. Consult the rules.
  • Times are approximate.

The car allowances are slightly different between the Scout race cars and the Family race cars. If you have any questions about the rules, contact our Derby Directors at the above link.

Adults - please consider Helping Out (SignupGenius).

Also, there are four Car Build Nights (SignupGenius) in January. Derby Advisor Duane Buck has opened his company's wood shop where he will instruct scouts and parents and will let them use his equipment.

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10Jan/16

Pinewood Derby 2016: Checkin Friday Feb 5th, 6:00 PM; Race Saturday Feb 6th 10:00 AM

Pinewood Derby Car

DATE: 2/5/2016 - 2/6/2016
TIME:  Checkin Fri 2/5 6-8 pm

Races Sat 2/6 10 am

LOCATION:  Bollinger Multipurpose Room
MORE INFO:  Duane Buck

PWD Scout rules 882 2016    PWD Family Race Rules 2016

Everybody, get ready to race your cars!! All cars MUST be checked in on Friday night. Let's have fun and race!

  • Group A (Tigers and Wolves) race in the morning beginning at 10:00. An Award Ceremony will take place after the group finishes. ***
  • Family races ($20 for kit & entry) for parents & siblings will take place in between the morning and afternoon heats, starting at roughly 11:45
  • Group B (Bears and Webelos) race in the afternoon. An Award Ceremony will take place after the group finishes. ***
  • *** An overall Finals race will run after Group B; the fastest cars from Group A and B will race together.
    • If your car does well in the morning but you can't be present in the afternoon, you may have someone manage your car for you. Consult the rules.
  • Times are approximate.

The car allowances are slightly different between the Scout race cars and the Family race cars. If you have any questions about the rules, contact our Derby Director Duane Buck at the above link.

Scouts, please wear your Class A uniform.

Parents - please consider Helping Out.

Also, there are three Build Nights in early January. Derby Director Duane has opened his company's wood shop where he will instruct scouts and parents and will let them use his equipment.

20Dec/14

Pinewood Derby 2015: Check-In Friday, February 6, 6:00PM; Race Saturday, February 7 10:00AM

Pinewood Derby

DATE: Check-In: 2/6 6-8pm
Race: 2/7 10am
LOCATION: BCE MPR
Contact: Duane Buck



     Scout Pinewood Derby Rules         Family Race Rules


Everybody, get ready to race your cars!! Tigers and Wolves race in the morning, while Bears and Webelos race in the afternoon, with the finals at the end of the day! Also, family races ($25 for kit & entry) will take place in between the morning and afternoon heats.

In addition to the races, Scouts' cars will be judged in the following categories:

  1. Most Realistic
  2. Movie Theme
  3. Most Creative
  4. Most Futuristic
  5. Best Scout Theme
  6. Judges Choice

Winners in the above categories will receive a cool trophy!