BOSTON (CBS) – The Annual Diaper Derby was held at Simon Malls throughout Massachusetts and New Hampshire.

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Babies up to 12 months old were encouraged to show their speed in fun and competitive races.

Families and friends gathered to watch the competition as six babies at a time would line up in colorful lanes and take off for the finish line.

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The field was ultimately narrowed down to semi-final and championship races.

The top three infants all received a trophy, and every competitor went home with a goody bag.

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In Massachusetts, races were held in Auburn, Burlington, Hyannis, North Attleboro, Danvers, and Braintree. In New Hampshire, Diaper Derbies were held in Newington, Salem, and Manchester.