Media Coverage

Since it first started in 2009, Cairngorm Soapbox Extreme has always attracted media interest both locally and nationally and has received positive coverage in broadcast, print and online channels. A list of some of this coverage is shown below.

Media enquiries about past and future events are welcomed. Please see the Contact page for details on how to get in touch with us.



  • BBC Radio Scotland (Out of Doors)
  • Moray Firth Radio

Printed Media


Slippery End - Daily Record4.35 MB
Pedal to the Mettle - The Scotsman3.69 MB
Cartie Racer Injured in Cairngorm Soapbox Extreme - P&J3.98 MB
Wheel See You at the finishing Line - Strathy4.36 MB
It's Downhill from Here - Strathie3.73 MB
Soapbox Win and You're Cartie King! - Strathy4.55 MB
Soapbox Cart Teams to Reach 60mph on Cairn Gorm - P&J4.15 MB
Home Made Carties in Donwhill Challenge - Scottish Sun5.18 MB
Carties rally to an extreme mountain call - Scottish Daily Mail112.11 KB
Home Made Carties in Donwhill Challenge - Scottish Sun1.81 MB
Carties head to Cairngorm - Strathy187.61 KB