American Lung Association 8K & Virtual Half Marathon (Draft)

Saturday, June 12, 2021 Wilmington, DE 19809 US
This Race is in Draft Mode

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On-Course Volunteer Assignments

Course Marshal High Priority

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

March 21, 2021

Details

Course marshal is a critical volunteer task. Course Marshals are placed in high-visibility areas along the course to direct runners and ensure they stay on the correct route. Course Marshals also serve as on-course cheering sections for our runners. You will be pre-assigned a location along the course and provided a brief training prior to race day. Please note - course marshals MUST be 18. Anyone under 18 will need to be accompanied by an adult.

Medical Professional- Nurses, Doctors, CNAs, First Responders, ect: High Priority

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

At least 12 more volunteers needed.

Details

2 medical professionals are assigned at each water stop. Must have basic First Aid training and able to take vitals and recognize signs that a runner may need more immediate medical attention.

Water Stop High Priority

March 21, 2021

Details

Water stops are a critical component to the event. Volunteers will arrive at pre-assigned water stop location. Setup boxes will be provided at each stop and will include instructions as well as an emergency contact list. Water stops are high-traffic areas so it is an ideal task for groups like scout troops, athletic teams, key clubs, and school groups. If you are signing up with a group of people please email the race director at Delaware.Events@Lung.org so your group can be assigned together.

Finish Line Volunteer Medium Priority

March 20, 2021

Details

Volunteers will pass out finisher medals and water at finish line.

Location

Finish Line - Tubman Garrett Riverfront park, Wilmington, DE 19801

Post-Race Course Sign Collection Medium Priority

March 21, 2021

Details

After event, collect signs along course route and drop off at base camp

Base-Camp Volunteer Assignments

Race Day Volunteer- No task preference High Priority

March 21, 2021

Details

Not sure which job to pick? Sign up here and we will assign your volunteer task

Base Camp Setup Medium Priority

March 21, 2021

Details

Volunteers will report to basecamp at 6:30 am on event day to assist with setting up the registration area, swag tent, bag drop, food tent, etc.

Location

Tubman Garrett Riverfront Park - Wilmington, DE 19801

Day-of Registration Medium Priority

March 21, 2021

Details

Registration volunteers will check runners in and provide runners with assigned bibs and swag.

Location

Basecamp - Tubman Garrett Riverfront Park, Wilmington, DE 19801

Event Day Breakdown Medium Priority

March 21, 2021

Details

Volunteers will assist with breaking down basecamp and loading equipment truck(s)

Location

Tubman Garrett Riverfront Park - Wilmington, DE 19801

Pre-Event & Post-Event Volunteer Assignments

Pre-Event Equipment Loading

March 19, 2021

Details

Volunteers will load the equipment truck at the American Lung Association office prior on Friday, 3/19. This is ideal for corporate groups.

Location

ALA office - 630 Churchmans Road, Suite 202, Newark, DE 19702

Packet Pickup Volunteer

March 20, 2021

Details

Assist with pre-race packet pickup on Saturday, 3/20 - Setup registration and swag tables, check runners in and hand out bibs and swag. This is a great option for school groups seeking service hours.

Location

Limestone Bourbon & BBQ - 2602 Limestone Road, Wilmington, DE 19808

Post-Event Equipment Unloading Medium Priority

March 21, 2021

Details

Volunteers will meet at the ALA office in Newark to unload equipment truck(s).

Location

630 Churchmans Road, Newark, DE 19702

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