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Soap Box Derby

Original post made by joe sparaco, Midtown, on Jun 15, 2007

The Soap Box Derby was run this past weekend with 33 kids from neighboring communities racing their home built racers down Dana Street in Mountain View at speeds up to 27mph. By the end of the day Sunday, a 9 year old Celeste Greaves of Mountain View, and a 13 year old Tom Nelson of San Jose, were crowned Champions in their respective divisions and will be representing Palo Alto and Mountain View in Akron Ohio next month for a shot at the "World Championship".

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