Council Pinewood Derby

Seneca Waterways Council
Pinewood Derby Championships
Saturday, May 19th 2018


Race Location                                                     Register At                                                  

Garber Honda                                                      Seneca Waterways Council Office

3925 West Henrietta Road                                   2320 Brighton-Henrietta Town Line Road

Rochester, NY 14623                                           Rochester, NY 14623

(585) 244-4210

These are the Official Rules for the Seneca Waterways Council, District, and preferably Pack Pinewood Derby Races for 2018.  By standardizing the Rules, the intent is to create a fair environment for all participants while eliminating Rule differences between Districts and Packs which could lead to participants racing with an unfair advantage at District and Council Races.All Scouts will be held to these Rules and not knowing them is not an excuse for not following them.  All participants will be held to these Rules in the spirit of consistency for all Scouts

Download:  2018 Council Pinewood Derby Rules (PDF)

  • Council Pinewood Derby rules will be in effect and strictly adhered to for this event. Please review the rules prior to arrival.
  • Each district is eligible to qualify seven cars for each racing class
  • Cars will race against only cars in their own class
  • Awards will be based on the fastest cars in each rank
  • The Fastest Scout of the Day will Receive a King of the Council trophy
  • Please register at the Scout Service Center by May 14th 2018
  • Preregistration Scout fee $20.00, day of race walk-in fee $25.00

Download: 2018 Council Pinewood Derby Registration Form (PDF)

Need help preparing for thePinewood Derby? Be sure to visit the Strong Scout Shop on Saturday Jan 20, 2018 from 10:00am - 2:00pm for CHAMP CAMP! Scout Shop will be have a variety of workshops to help your car run faster! Topics include:

  • Weights on cars
  • Woodworking (led by an adult volunteer with tools!)
  • Practice weigh-in
  • Practice track to test your cars

For more details contact the Scout Shop at 585-241-8551 or visit them at Strong Scout Shop Facebook page