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Cardboard Box Derby rules

Published March 08. 2012 05:01PM

- All cardboard crafts must be built solely of cardboard, duct tape, string, glue, and paper. Any other material in any part of the craft is grounds for disqualification.

- Tape is permissible on the surface of the craft where it meets the snow.

- Crew members may use any safe means to slow the craft; however the method must be able to stop the craft and not contain any unauthorized material.

- Teams may consist of one to four Cub Scouts.

- Crew members must wear nonhazardous clothing.

- All participants must be registered Cub Scouts.

- All participants must sign a release form; less than 18 year$ of age require a parental consent. These will be available at registration.

- Prizes will be awarded at the discretion of the judges. The decision of the event committee concerning awards or disqualification is final.

- Unsportsmanlike conduct Is grounds for disqualification.

- No strapping into crafts, nor can a craft be completely enclosed with a participant inside.

- Each team is responsible for clearing the mountain of their craft after the race.

- Teams must register prior to the event. There will be a mandatory captains meeting before the start of the race. Failure to attend is grounds for disqualification.

- All participants must wear a manufacturer helmet.

- All teams must adhere strictly to the rules or they will not-be allowed to race.

- Each team will get one timed run down the course.

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