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Ep80: Soap Box Derby + Bowling!

Today, we welcome Mark Gerberich from the International Soap Box Derby, here in Akron, Ohio! Mark tells the great story of how Akron became home to the ISBD, and how they’ve expanded events and offerings from the annual race to a year-long calendar of events. Mark discusses how STEM plays a critical role in designing the perfect soap box car, and how his background in professional bowling shaped his future of leading a nationally known sports organization. A fun and exciting episode…can you guess how fast these soap box cars travel downhill? Listen to find out!