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Pine car derby
Lutheran Girl Pioneers all over the U.S. and Canada love pine car derbies! You can participate in local, district, and national races. 

2023 International Pine Car Derby
Saturday, April 22, 2023

St. John's Lutheran Church
226 South Clinton Street, Princeton, WI 

2023 Rule Book (be sure to read prior to the race!)

Insider Tips & Tricks for Leaders

2023 Registration Forms for Caravans and Districts: https://form.jotform.com/230535588546061

2023 Derby Schedule:
* Race registration deadline: April 8 *
10 am-12 pm  Car Check-In; Concessions open
12:15 pm        Devotion and National Anthem
12:30 pm        Races begin/ Craft Judging begins
2:30 pm          Awards

For more information about St. John's Lutheran Church or their school Christ Alone Lutheran Academy, visit their website at: https://www.sjlprinceton.com/. 

Hotels near Princeton: 
Boarders Inn and Suites, W7696 St Rd 21 & 73, Wautoma (920)787-5050
Free breakfast, pool, 24-hour front desk

Heidel House, 653 Illinois Ave, Green Lake (920)807-0300
Free parking and wifi, pool, on-site game room and two on-site resturants

Quality Inn, 717 Bannerman Trail, Redgranite (920)545-0555
Free breakfast, pool

Visit the LGP online store to order your pine car kit!
2022 Pine Car Derby Winner's Circle
Sunbeam Craft Winners

6th place    Kate M.        Caravan 587, Golden Valley MN
5th place    Keely A.       Caravan 417, Princeton WI
4th place    Claire P.        Caravan 587, Golden Valley MN
3rd place    Olivia L.       Caravan 587, Golden Valley MN
2nd place   Charlotte K.  Caravan 165, Coon Rapids MN
1st place    Melanie M.   Caravan 15. Slades Corners WI

LGP Craft Winners
6th place   Mia M.           Caravan 587, Golden Valley MN
5th place   Addison H.     Caravan 537, Irmo SC
4th place   Ella S.            Caravan 417, Princeton WI
3rd place   Addalyn P.     Caravan 281, Watertown WI
2nd place  Star S.            Caravan 170, South Milwaukee WI
1st place   Abby G.         Caravan 421, Escanaba MI

Speed Winners
6th place   Addison W.   Caravan 619, Watertown SD
5th place   Evelyn P.      Caravan 619, Watertown SD
4th place   Claire R.       Caravan 281, Watertown WI
3rd place   Natalie J.      Caravan 587, Golden Valley MN
2nd place  Abby S.        Caravan 619, Watertown SD
1st place   Katie S.         Caravan 619, Watertown SD

People's Choice  Josalyn C.  Caravan 281, Watertown WI

Parents- If your caravan doesn't have a local race, you can still participate in your District's race, or even in the National race! Call your Caravan Counselor, District Counselor, or the the National office. You may order a car kit for your girls at the LGP Store.