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The White Horse Soapbox Derby will serve as the first outdoor, all-action STEM Event in the UK

The White Horse Soapbox Derby is the largest outdoor, all-action STEM Event in the UK. (We reckon)

20 Adult, College and Secondary School Teams Tackle a ‘Uniquely Steep’ Soapbox Course in Wiltshire. 

Primary School teams compete in an RC ‘Drag Racer’ event, with a focus on STEM workshops leading up to the race. 

Why this is Important

Way more than your average Soapbox

Course Stats

The Steepest and Most Challenging Course in the UK, winding (hurtling) down the picturesque chalk escarpment above Westbury, Wiltshire

Course Length
400 Metres
Average Gradient
Max Gradient
Top Speed

Sponsorship Packages

Everything you need to know about the Sponsor Packages for The White Horse Soapbox Derby



Bringing the engineering, education and business communities of West Wiltshire together is a key aim of The White Horse Soapbox. 

We are looking to include as many local companies as possible to ensure a vibrant calendar event for the area’s businesses.

Bronze sponsors can also be agreed with in kind work that assists the event up to a minimum value of £1,000. For example, Western Skip Hire provided two large skips for the event's waste management last year. 

  • Page in Event Guide Brochure
  • Flag on Course Route
  • Promotion Stand at the Fair
  • Inclusion in Social Media Campaign

Registration is Closed



The White Horse Soapbox course will feature five obstacles, a Team Pits and Engineering Fair.

A silver sponsor will have their name emblazoned on a particular feature. Last year's Pit Area Sponsor, for example, was Islington Ford

  • Branding of the a Race Feature
  • Page in Event Guide Brochure
  • Promotion stand at Engineering Fair
  • Inclusion in Socia Media Campaign

Registration is Closed



The Gold Sponsorship is reserved for just four companies that wish to be a key part of the White Horse Soapbox. 

A course obstacle will be named after your company.

  • Exclusive Sponsorship of the Event, positioned alongside White Horse Soapbox Logo
  • Start/Finish Line Branding and Obstacle sponsorship
  • Decal on every Soapbox Cart
  • Inclusion on all promotional material
  • Promotion stand/stall at Engineering Fair

Registration is Closed