Mid-America Pinewood Derby

December 4th, 2015 by

FREE DERBYOMAHA, NEBRASKA – As the 6th anniversary of the Mid America Pinewood Derby quickly approaches, Gregg Young Chevrolet steps up to the starting line by being this year’s title sponsor; yet another way the company shows its continued efforts to give back to the community. Additionally, Gregg Young Chevrolet will provide FREE derby cars for all the scouts & participants this year!
If you are a participant in this year’s derby and are interested in picking up your free derby car, cars are available for pickup at the Omaha and Blair dealership locations between December 14th and 19th. First come, first serve!

Gregg Young Chevrolet
17750 Burt St.
Omaha, Nebraska 68118
Phone: 402.671.0375

Gregg Young Auto Depot
2750 S 23rd Ave
Blair, Nebraska 68008
Phone: 402.671.0385

The Premier Cub Scout Pinewood Derby Race features the fastest racers in our Council and in the Country. The race is open to everyone: Adults, Kids, Professional, etc. This year’s race will be broken up into six different divisions: Qualified Scout Division, Open Scout Graphite Division, Open Scout Oil Division, Open Scout Unmodified Division, Kids Division, Adult Division, and Pro Division.
To register for the event, please visit: www.midamericaderby.com or www.mac-bsa.org
The upcoming event will be held on May 7th, 2016 at CLAAS, 8401 South 132nd St. Omaha, NE 68138 – check in will be at 8 AM and the races will start at 10 AM.
The Mid America Pinewood Derby is an event centered on Cub Scouts, Kids and Families. It touches every Cub Scout in our Council (Mid-America Council serving). Our Council is a 3 State Area, which has over 20,800 Scouts and over 7,000 Leaders. The Mid America Pinewood Derby continues to gain momentum on a National level, bringing many families from all around the United States to Omaha. Last year racers 38 different States competed.
This event is considered the pinnacle of pinewood derby racing for a Cub Scout locally, regionally and nationally. The Mid America Pinewood Derby is recognized as the Nationals of Cub Scouting Pinewood Derby Racing.
The Mid America Pinewood Derby is put on in order to provide an unparalleled scouting experience and the highest level of fair competition for Scouts within council and throughout the United States.

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