Gather Grand Prix

Do all your friends call you Speed Racer? If not, do you want them to?! Find your inner Formula 1 driver in the Gather Grand Prix! Use our template track, complete with obstacles and speed boosts. 

Overview

  • Setup Difficulty: ⭐☆☆☆☆ (1 out of 5)
    • The go kart track template is available to add as a Room to your Space, but it is not available to create as a unique Space. It's also available as a social in the Rec Room object and in the team experiences in Remote Work Spaces.
  • Participation Difficulty: ⭐☆☆☆☆ (1 out of 5)
  • Players: 2-8 (at a time)
  • Emcee: Optional for narrating the race
  • Average Time: 5-30 minutes

Ready, Set, Go!

Walk up to a kart and press "x" to hop on! Pick someone to be the commentator: they can step onstage onto the spotlight tile in front of the mic and announce each lap! 

Press "x" to get on or off a go kart. 

Tip: Dodge the cones and hit the white arrows for speed boosts.

For spectators or an emcee to see the whole race, open User Settings (Ctrl/⌘+P). In Appearance, turn off Smart Zoom and set the Manual Canvas Zoom to 50% or lower. 

Emcees and spectators can turn off Smart Zoom to get a bird's eye view of the track. 

Bonus Tips

  • Watch or listen to the Speed Racer theme song and/or episodes
  • Watch or listen to Nascar/F1 highlights 
  • Stream the Mario Kart soundtrack