Derby Day Videos

A selection of some of the videos made by competitors, ourselves, spectators, and other organisations

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Thrills and Spills and ...

We are collecting together as many of the videos of our event as we can.  These are the first and more will follow as we find them.

Feel free to view them at your leisure.

BBC News

Some of these karts got some serious air...

Killer Heels - Nearly Virgin Air - First run

Killer Heels - Nearly Virgin Air - Morris Dancing

Killer Heels - Nearly Virgin Air - Second Run With Jumps

Roll Out the Bunting - Derby Day Displays

The Crash - Band on the Run

The Crash - ChariKart of Fire

Soapbox fail at Billericay Soapbox Derby 2017

The Dance - Band on the Run

DiscoVery TURBO - "Push IT"

Roll Out The Bunting

Mimi the ice Cream van takes off - Soapbox Derby Slo-Mo 2017

The Fresh Prince of Big Hair

Billericay Soapbox Derby 2017 - The Fresh Prince of Big Hair - Team #110 - Run 1

The Superbox

Soapbox Race and Me

Ravey Gravy

Some clips of the Billericay Soap Box Derby on May Day Bank Holiday 2017. A brilliant all day event organised by the Rotary Club of Billericay, Essex, UK.

Rotary Club of Billericay Mayflower

The Mayflower Marauders hurtle down Thunder Road.

Parabar Estates - Part 1

Parabar Lightning Team perform prior to launching "Olivia Newton Bomb" down Thunder Road.

Parabar Estates - Part 2

Parabar Lightning Team perform again prior to launching "Olivia Newton Bomb" down Thunder Road.

Related pages...

Fun all the way!

Carnival of Thrills Spills and Fun

more After ten months of assiduous, gruelling and heart-thumping talking, discussing, working and negotiating, on Monday, May 1, 2017, we can say proudly that the Soapbox Derby was a great success. 50% more spectators, and MUCH MORE FUN!

Soapbox Major Trophy


more This page publishes the winners of the Soapbox Derby for all three categories, and the fastest soapboxes. It also lists the raffle winners and the winners of the Social Media challenge.

Soapbox Newsletters

Soapbox Newsletters

more See here for all published Newsletters for the 2017 Soapbox Derby

2017 Spectacular Soapbox Derby

Sponsor a Soapbox

more Why not show your support by sponsoring a Soapbox Team?

Last year's winning entry

Stories of our Entrants

more A team of three soapboxes heads for our Soapbox Derby from Lancashire.

Getting ready - we never said it was easy!

Videos And Interviews before the event

more A selection of videos from the preparations for this spectacular event and interviews with local radio stations

Billericay Gazette August 31, 2016

Enter Now!

more Join the Fun! Thrill the spectators! Build your own soapbox! Apply for an Entry Pack to the 2017 Rotary Club of Billericay Soapbox Derby.

Rules and Regulations

2017 Rules & Regulations

more Here's how to ensure a successful entry

2017 Programme and Prizes

2017 Programme & Prizes

more The schedule for the day and the prizes to be won

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2017 Soapbox Derby

back The Soapbox Derby returned to Billericay on May 1, 2017. Following the success of the 2016 event - we did it all again! For a look at the 2017 event - see the webpages under Billericay Soapbox Derby 2017.