Recognition and Awards
The most important values in Pinewood Derby competition are Scout/parent participation, good sportsmanship and learning how to follow rules. Everyone is responsible for recognizing and encouraging these qualities in addition to traditional racing awards.
Every participating Scout will receive a Pinewood Derby patch.
Trophies will be awarded in the following race categories based on official times:
Scout Den Races (per each Den) - 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Place
Scout Overall Race - 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Place
Sibling Race - 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Place
Parent Race - Only 1st place will be awarded a trophy
Open Race - Only 1st place will be awarded a trophy
Additional awards will be given in the following categories, as determined by the race officials:
Spirit of Pinewood Derby - for the Scout that "Did Their Best"
Most Original Derby Car - for the most unique design
Most Artistic Derby Car - for the best paint job