Broadway in Dover, NH was closed for most of the day on Sunday for the 77th running of the New Hampshire Soap Box Derby.

Boys and girls ages 7 to 20 were expected to take over the street between Oak Street and Hill Street from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m.

Double elimination races were schedule to be held all day with the top finishers in the stock, super stock and masters division eligible to compete in the All-American Soap Box Derby in Akron, Ohio later this summer.

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