Welcome to the 2017 Immanuel Reformed Church Downhill Derby Information Center


The 2017 Downhill Derby is back for another run down the famed Zero Gravity Hill at Immanuel Reformed

Church in Grand Rapids, MI.  This years race is scehduled for September 16 at 3:00pm.

  The "Derby" is a one of a kind community racing event in West Michigan throwback to the old days

of soap box derby racing.  It's an event for anyone to participate in between the ages of 6-90. 

Take a look at what our derby is all about in this short video.




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If you are interested in racing in the 2017 Downhill Derby, Download our 2017 Downhill Derby Registration Packet by clicking the derby logo below. 

The packet contains everything you need  to know regarding the derby. 

2017 full derby logo

2017 Downhill Derby Registration Packet


Contact Info


Immanuel Reformed Church
1300 East Beltline Avenue
Grand Rapids, MI 49506                                                                                   

(616) 957-9117