Brief overview of volunteer roles:
Race Bag stuffing: These volunteers will be responsible for assisting the race committee stuff all registered participant bags the week prior to the race. A date and time will be determined at a later date. If a community group or organization is interested in helping, please contact [email protected]
Packet Pick-up: These volunteers will help the race committee check in all registered participants and provide them with their race shirt, bib, timing chip and bag of goodies. Volunteers will be needed for Friday, March 6th and prior to the race on Saturday, March 7th.
Race Expo: These volunteers will help with the initial set up of race expo, help exhibitors and sponsors check in and settled in. They will also be the liaison to the exhibitors in case something is needed. Slots will be available for both Friday, March 6th and Saturday, March 7th.
Information Booth: These volunteers will assist runners and sponsors with any questions they might have. A resource guide will be provided to help answer questions pertaining to the event, course, parking, set up and more.
Course Marshall: These volunteers will help ensure the safety of each runner along the course, as well as encourage runners as they pass by!
Course set up: These volunteers will assist the Course Director both the day before and on race day with a variety of tasks such as, but not limited to, mile markers, identifying water/aid stations, chalking course to help identify upcoming turns, start and finish areas and more.
Start Line support: These volunteers will help all participants congregate to the start line, as well as ensuring runners are lining up accordingly. Start Line Volunteers will also be responsible for keeping all runners from crossing the start line before the start gun goes off.
Finish Line support: These volunteers will help keep all things running smoothly in the finish area. Volunteers will help keep finishers moving along so that they area does not get congested, hand out finisher medals and guide people towards the post-race party activities.
Water/Aid Station: These volunteers will help set up, clean up and break down the Replenishment stations. In addition, they will also help hand out beverages and other items (provided by the race committee) to participants during the race. More details will be provided to assist with the set up in an effort to keep each station consistent with one another.