One of the highlights happened at school earlier that day. A few older kids in his pack saw him and asked if he was going to be racing in the derby. He thought that was very cool!He picked out the car shape. Then Karl cut it out and they sanded it together. Cruz did all the painting. Karl was very adamant that this car was Cruz's car, not Karl's car. Cruz was in charge of everything. Here's the finished product:
So even though he didn't win, he had a ton of fun and was so excited to be a part of it all.
On the way home he decided that next year he wanted to add some weights to his car. What a great idea! Why didn't I think of that?