6th Annual Trail Life USA Grand Prix

On February 24, 2024, Troop TX-0147 is hosting the 6th Annual Trail Life USA Grand Prix for all Trail Life USA troops who wish to participate, boys and adults alike! This event is open to all family members who would like to attend and cheer on their favorite Trailman.

Trophies will be awarded in two areas: Speed and Design. The competition will be divided into four leagues:

  • Dragsters (Woodlands Trail)
  • Hot Rods (Navigators & Adventurers)
  • Shelbys (Siblings & Sisters)
  • Outlaws (Adults)
  • NOTE: 3D-printed card are allowed, as long as they conform to the existing design and weight regulations.
    **Note: Use BSA/Awana licensed kits -or- your own 3D printed model**

Rules & Specs Sheet (download pdf)

RACE DAY: February 24th, 2024 9am-Noon

LOCATION: The Park Christian Community Church at 2701 N Town E Blvd, Mesquite, TX 75150 (Google MAP Link)

We recommend you arrive a little early if possible on Race Day in order to complete the official check-in process as all racers must be weighed-in and on the staging table before our opening ceremonies begin. Besides, we’ll have refreshments too, so come enjoy!

  • 9:00 – 9:45
    • Registration, Inspection, and Check-In. Weight/graphite changes ARE allowed before final check-in.
    • ALL CARS MUST BE CHECKED IN BY 9:45 (any last-minute modifications to pass inspection should be fully completed by this time)
  • 9:45 – 10:00
    • Opening Ceremony (Troop 147 Orion or Grizzly Patrol)
    • Welcome, troop introduction, race rules and procedures
  • 10:00 – 12:00
    • First round, each division (calculate top cars in each division to compete in upcoming championship round)
    • Short program, troop/patrol yells, championship round for each division
  • 12:00 – 12:15 • Awards ceremony and closing

COST & REGISTRATION: https://troopdallas.com/race-payment/

  • Early-Bird: January 20th – February 23rd @ $5 per racer (on this website)
  • Day-Of: February 24th @ $10 per racer (at the door, in person)

Note: You can still register in-person on race day as long as your car is checked in by 9:45am.