DreamCatcher Half Marathon & 10k

Sat March 2, 2019 Grand Junction, CO US 81501 Directions

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Registration

Packet Pick Up - March 2, 2018 Medium Priority

You must be 13 or older to volunteer for this task.

March 1, 2019

Details

At packet pick up, runners check in for the race and are issued their running bib and swag bag. If the runner purchased a shirt or other merchandise, it is given to them at this time. Packet Pick Up is the beginning of the runner’s experience with us. It is important that they feel welcomed and valued and their experience at this first stage will determine their impression for the rest of the event.

Location

Summit Canyon Mountaineering
461 Main Street
Grand Junction, CO 81501

Packet Pick Up - March 3, 2018 Medium Priority

March 2, 2019

Details

At packet pick up, runners check in for the race and are issued their running bib and swag bag. If the runner purchased a shirt or other merchandise, it is given to them at this time. Packet Pick Up is the beginning of the runner’s experience with us. It is important that they feel welcomed and valued and their experience at this first stage will determine their impression for the rest of the event.

Location

Los Colonias Park Shelter
641 Struthers Ave
Grand Junction, CO
6:30 am - 7:45 am

Aid Stations

Aid Station #1 - Eagle Rim Park High Priority

March 2, 2019

Details

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 Skratch Labs, 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.

Location

Eagle Rim Park
Grand Junction, CO

Resources Needed

Personal Water - 1+

Aid Station #2 - Riverside Park - Major Mortgage High Priority

March 2, 2019

Details

This station will be manned by Major Mortgage.

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 Skratch Labs, 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.

Location

Riverside Park
Grand Junction, CO

Resources Needed

Chair - 2+
Personal Water - 2+

Aid Station #3 - Blue Heron Parking Area High Priority

March 2, 2019

Details

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, 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.

Location

Located at the Blue Heron parking area, near Banana's Fun Park.

This aid station will provide water only.

Resources Needed

Chair - 2+
Personal Water - 2+

Aid Station #4 - Junior Service League Park - TeamRWB High Priority

March 2, 2019

Details

TeamRWB will be manning this aid station.

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 Skratch Labs, 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.

This Aid Station is almost at the half-way point. Snacks, Energy Gel, Skratch Labs Hydration and Water will be at this Aid Station.

Location

Junior Service League Park

Aid Station #5 - Turn Around Point High Priority

March 2, 2019

Details

This Aid Station is the turn around point for the Half Marathon. Water will be provided at this aid station only.

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 Skratch Labs, 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.

Location

Turn around point for the Half Marathon, just before the Redlands Parkway Underpass.

Resources Needed

Folding chairs - for sitting - 2+
Personal water & snacks - 1+

Race Prep/Close

Race Set Up Low Priority

You must be 12 or older to volunteer for this task.

March 2, 2019

Details

This opportunity includes everything to set up the race – aid stations, course lighting, check in, start line, finish line, refuel station at the finish line, after-race celebration. Volunteers will also be asked to assist Vendors and the Photographer as necessary.

Location

Los Colonias Park
641 Struthers Avenue
Grand Junction, CO

Tear Down Crew

March 2, 2019

Details

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, moving stalls, cleaning trash from the surrounding area. Standing, bending, lifting 25-50 lbs, getting dirty are all required.

Location

Los Colonias Park and Race Course
641 Struthers Ave
Grand Junction, CO

Finish Area

Floater

March 2, 2019

Details

So much to do, so little time! If you read through the positions and find that you can't make your mind up — no worries! "Floater" is the job for you! Duties will include being flexible and adaptable to any role that may need additional assistance. Requirements — Flexibility and a can do attitude!

Finish Line High Priority

March 2, 2019

Details

At the Finish Line you will provide each finisher with their hard-earned medal and a bottle of water. You'll assist in directing them to the finish line food area and photography section

Location

Los Colonias Park
925 Struthers Ave
Grand Junction, CO

Finish Line Food

You must be 13 or older to volunteer for this task.

March 2, 2019

Details

After receiving their medal, the Finish Line Food area is probably the most important as it gives the runners a chance to quickly replenish their lost energy stores. At this station, you will maintain food levels, portion out chocolate milk and ensure that only runners partake of the goodies. You'll also be the eyes of the race - noticing when a runner might be in distress and notifying the First Aid Tent if a runner is in need.

Location

Los Colonias Park Shelter
925 Struthers Ave
Grand Junction, CO

Kids Dash

Kid's Run High Priority

You must be 14 or older to volunteer for this task.

March 2, 2019

Details

Help get the kids off on their 1 mile course! This position entails starting the kids off, posting at the turn around point and sending the kids back and presenting the finishers with their hard-earned medal.

Location

Los Colonias Park
925 Struthers Ave
Grand Junction, CO 81501

Finisher Celebration @ Edgewater Brewery

Celebration Meal Guide Medium Priority

You must be 18 or older to volunteer for this task.

March 2, 2019

Details

At Edgewater Brewery, you'll check in runners and confirm that they have their meal ticket. You'll confirm that runners have their wristband and beer ticket and if they do not have their wristband, you'll visually check their ID to make sure they are of drinking age. You'll direct runners to where food is ordered and where to sit.

Location

Edgewater Brewery
905 Struthers Ave
Grand Junction, CO

Resources Needed

Folding chairs - for sitting - 1+

Raffle Caller

March 2, 2019

Details

The Raffle Caller needs to have a loud, clear voice to call out raffle tickets for the Runner Prizes.

Location

Edgewater Brewery
905 Struthers Ave
Grand Junction, CO

Course

Bicycle Sweep Medium Priority

You must be 16 or older to volunteer for this task.

March 2, 2019

Details

Follow the last runner on the course; sweep course for injured/troubled runners and report; provide guidance on course to runners; physical presence between aid stations.

Location

Riverfront Trail starting at Los Colonias Shelter

Resources Needed

Bicycle - 1+
Personal Water Bottle - 1+
Helmet - 1+
1st Aid Kit - 1+