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Mandatory Soap Box Derby clinic on Wednesday

Edited by Chris Graham

The first mandatory clinic for participants in the Blue Ridge Soap Box Derby Classic will be held at the Kate Collins Middle School in Waynesboro at 6 p.m. Wednesday.

This clinic also represents the end of registration for the May 22, 2010 race on Main Street in Waynesboro.

Registration fees are $60 for all racers and will be discounted to $50 if registered before April 14.

Girls and boys from 8 to 17 years of age are invited to register for the derby either in Stock, Super Stock or Masters divisions by the deadline of April 14th. The Blue Ridge Soap Box franchise area includes Albemarle, Augusta, Rockbridge, Bath, Highland and Louisa counties and the cities therein.

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