Sag Harbor Celebrates Another Year of Soap Box Racing

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Charles Schaefer and Ryan Fleming leave the starting line in one of the final matchups during the 2016 Soap Box Derby on High Street on Sunday, 6/26/16
Ryan Fleming races neck-and-neck with Keagan Guyer during the 2016 Soap Box Derby on High Street on Sunday, 6/26/16
Ryan Fleming races neck-and-neck with Keagan Guyer during the 2016 Soap Box Derby on High Street on Sunday, June 26. Michael Heller photos.

Sag Harbor Boy and Cub Scouts Returned to Sag Harbor on Sunday, June 26 for its annual Soap Box Derby, racing down a 650-foot slope and down High Street following a parade on Main and Bay streets in Sag Harbor.

Competitors race down the course during the 2016 Soap Box Derby on High Street.
Competitors race down the course during the 2016 Soap Box Derby on High Street.

This year’s winners were:

Daytona Series Division:

1st Place: Andrew Schaefer

2nd Place: Ryan Fleming

3rd Place: Colby Wilson

Thunder Road Division:

1st Place: Austin Hansen

2nd Place: Charles Schaefer

3rd Place: Edward Hall

A competitor waits for the start of his heat.
A competitor waits for the start of his heat.

Mustang Division:

1st Place: Michael Schaefer

2nd Place: Theo Alther

3rd Place: Cyrus Halweil

Car Contest Winners (Judged by Sag Harbor Mayor Sandra Schroeder):

Best Sponsor Representation: Troy Remkus

An ignition key and fuzzy dice were "de riguere" in the cockpit.
An ignition key and fuzzy dice were “de riguere” in the cockpit.

Best Craftmanship: Charles Schaefer

Coolest Looking Derby Car: Austin Hansen

Most Colorful Derby Car: Michael Schaefer

Most Creative Derby Car: Cyrus Halweil

Most Vintage Looking: Edward Hall

Best Paint Job: Charles Schaefer

Fastest Looking: Troy Remkus

 

 

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