Volunteer positions

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Registration is now open for volunteers for the 2017 Alive to Strive Race.

Have a look at the different volunteering possibilities:

Security/Parking:

Ensure participants remain in designated crossing areas, as well as directing volunteers and participants to the parking lot at either the Terry Fox Athletic Facility or Hog’s Back Park

Shifts are 7:30am – 11:30am, or 9am – 1pm

 

Barricades: 

Set-Up and Tear-Down of the barricades blocking major intersections.  Making sure that no car is permitted to drive on the course. This is very important for runner’s safety, it is our main priority.  Barricade is one of the most important volunteer position to make sure a race goes smoothly.

*Dress warmly (bring scarf, hat and mitts, raincoat and umbrella if it might rain) and bring something to do during down time (book, Ipod, etc.) as shifts are over 4 hours.

Shifts can be up to 5 hours, 8am – 1pm  

 

Event Area: 

-Floaters

-Runner’s security at the event area

-put up tents

-take down

-Start/Finish Line

Shifts are from 8am – 12pm, or 9am – 1pm

 

Registration Area: 

This volunteer opportunity involves 1 of the following 5 tasks:

-Registration

-Race Kit Pick-up

-Information Desk

-Bag Check/Lost and Found

-Selling T-Shirts

Shifts are from 7:30am – 11:30am, or 9am – 1pm

 

Catering/Clean up

Serving the meal to participants after their race.

Helping keeping the food area clean as well as making sure participants stay in designated area to eat.

Shifts are from 9:30am – 1:30pm

 

Race Kit Pick Up (Friday, April 22nd and Saturday, April 23rd) 

Giving out race kits and race bibs to participants.

Friday: 3:30pm – 7:30pm (Running Room on Bank St.)

Saturday: 9:30am – 11:30am (Terry Fox Athletic Facility)

 

Event Set up (Saturday, April 25th 10am – 2pm)

This opportunity takes place on the day before the event. Volunteers will help organize and set-up the event area.

Shifts are from 11am – 3pm 

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