Greater Houston Soap Box Derby (GHSBD) - Gravity Racing for Kids & Adults

Hockley Derby Park
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GHSBD Mission Statement - Chartered in 1994, Greater Houston SBD is an all-volunteer, 501(c)3 non-profit, Texas corporation organized for charitable and educational purposes, specifically, to promote and conduct a gravity racing program for children. We are dedicated to having a race program that is safe, fun, fair, professionally run, and that reaches out to all Houston area families.

GHSBD @ Hockley Derby Track - Beginning in 2010, Harris County Pct. 3 Hockley Recreational Complex's Derby Track has served as the new home for all of GHSBD’s events. The park is located in the northwest corner of the county next to the Pct. 3 Hockley Community Center on Old Washington Road in Hockley (Google Maps).



Harris County Pct. 3

H2B, Inc. 

Top of the Hill Club 
2020 Season

Gold Level
Harwood Family - Schuster Family
Concrete Raising Corporation

Silver Level
Bryant Family -  Annie Higgins 
Mario Amador - Tom Wright
2000 Local Champ Russ Selby 

Bronze Level
Pearland Gang - Kerr Family - “The Brian”
Classic Tint - Higginbotham Family 
Postell Family - TuffSuper

Officers / Board Members:
  • Rick Higginbotham - President
  • Ken Bryant - Vice President
  • Mary Griffin - Treasurer
  • Harry Harwood - Corresponding Secretary 
  • Joe Schuster - Secretary
  • Byron Gumienny
  • Greg Kerr 
  • Robyn Postell

Advisory Directors:

  • Bob Fenimore
  • Katye Miller
  • Chris Higginbotham
  • Tom Wright
  • Kathy Higginbotham
  • Steven Stolz
  • Ken Cline
  • Kirby Caldwell 
  • Gene Manuel