Volunteer Info 2019

We would not be able to host the Harpoon 5-Miler year after year without our hardworking, loyal, and enthusiastic Harpoon Helps volunteers. From start to finish, these volunteers are friendly and motivating, making the Harpoon 5-Miler experience that much more memorable for everyone they come in contact with. Thank you to all of our amazing volunteers from past, present, and future races!


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  • Commemorative Reebok Volunteer T-shirt
  • Light breakfast and lunch 
  • 2 beer tickets for the post-race party
  • Post race party at Harpoon Brewery
  • Dance party with DJ Steve Greco!

Volunteers must be 21 years or older. 


Volunteer Positions:

Registration Volunteers: Give runners their bibs, event t-shirts and directs the runners to the start line.

Greeting/Crowd Volunteers: Help guide runners to post-race party, and hands out medals to the finishers.

Start/Finish Volunteers: Stand at the start/finish line to point runners to the post-race party, as well as set up water at the finish line.

Course Volunteers: Direct runners at the parts of the course that may not be well-defined and cheer them on.

Water Stop Volunteers: Set up/break down the water stop, hand out water to runners as they pass, and cheer the runners on.

Food Line Volunteers: Set up food for runners, keep the food stocked and clean up afterwards.

Bag Check Volunteers: Collect or return the runner's bags.

Reebok Volunteers: Cheer on runners at the start and finish of the race in front of the Reebok storefront.


Questions?  Email 5miler@harpoon.com


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