Help to hand out packets to registered runners.
Stand along the course and cheer on the runners, directing them to go in the correct direction. Duties include a proper understanding of the course. Standing for long periods of time is required.
Great role for groups! This key role is not just about providing hydration support - but moral support and excitement! As runners travel the course, they may get fatigued; but with your smiling face and cheering attitude, you will revive them! Duties include setting up the station, filling and stacking cups with water and Gatorade, restocking cups throughout the course of the morning, handing beverages to runners as they come by, and finally cleaning up the area when the last runner passes. Getting wet and standing for long periods is required for this role.
Reward the runners by giving them their hard earned medal. Duties include unwrapping medals and organizing on tables. Hand weary runners cold bottles of water. Duties include opening and stocking water coolers.
Be behind the scenes and the first to see how the race weekend begins! This is the first stop for runners as they prepare to run. Duties include organizing/handing out shirts, preparing goodie bags, assisting runners with finding their bib number, greeting participants with smiles and event guides answering questions/providing race information. Position requires some light lifting up to 30 lbs.
Help with taking race day registration and handing out packets.
So much to do, so little time! If you read through the positions and find that you can't make up your mind - no worries! "Floater" is the job you! Duties will include being flexible and adaptable to any role that may need additional assistance. Requirements - Flexibility and "Can Do" attitude!
Great for groups! When it is all said and done, and we have to say, "Good-bye," to our great event until next year, we need volunteers to help tear down the start/finish line area. Duties include taking down signs, tables, and tents. Packing up essentials. Standing, bending, lifting 25-50 lbs., getting dirty may be required.
Make sure there are plenty of bananas, granola bars, apples, etc. at easy reach for the runners. Duties include restocking tables, icing down drinks, cutting up fruit, etc.
The runners are happy to be done. Some are waiting for their friends/family to cross, but we need to make sure everyone can get through, so we don't have a back up of runners waiting to cross the finish line. Duties include keeping runners moving efficiently through the chute, directing runners to the post-race area, where they can wait for loved ones, get their Finisher pictures taken, and retrieve their belongings from gear check.
Who? What? Where? When? Why? How? - These are just a few beginning questions our runners have. Arming runners with the right answers and directing them to the proper locations is wha the Ask Me Team does best. Duties include reviewing information provided by staff including finish line map, course map and a general knowledge of the area.
Nothing gives runners more peace of mind during pre and post race, than knowing their belongings are safely stored. Duties include labeling and organizing runner's belongings when they drop off, and retrieving them in a timely manner at the end of the race. Bending and lifting up to 12 lbs. is required for this role.
Start and end times vary based on location on course, but no earlier/later than listed end time Great for groups! We've got spirit, how 'bout you! Be a key player in keeping the excitement and momentum going on course. Paint your faces, wear silly clothes - wear your school or team colors, make banners and posters with silly sayings. Duties include acting silly, screaming, cheering, laughing - anything to bring out a smile on our runners aces! Standing for long periods of time is required - jumping with excitement is encouraged!
Start and end times vary based on location on course, but no earlier/later than listed times. We've got the beat! Not only are we all about the post race party - but we love a good real-time party as well! If you are with a band or a solo artist that can sing, play an instrument, dance - this is the place to be!