This site is dedicated to all of the leaders of Scouting organizations
who contribute their time and effort so that boys and girls can have
the opportunity to learn and grow while having fun.
Below you will find links to various resources to help you with running
a successful Pinewood Derby and other Scouting events.
At This Site
Plans for building your own electronic race timer. Mechanical start
and optical finish detection make this design a good choice for fair
judging of the Pinewood Derby and other racing events.
At Other Sites
Race Management Software
Free, open-source software to help manage your racing events. Handles
check-in, determines race schedules, tracks race results, and displays
lane assignments for the current and next heats.
Copyright © 2001 Kristin Hammond
Send comments and requests for technical assistance to