Dyslexia Dash 2020

Sat October 17, 2020 Atlanta, GA US 30346 Directions

Registration And T-Shirt Distribution Tables High Priority

You must be 18-100 years old to volunteer for this task.

October 17, 2020

Details

Arrive no later than 6:30 AM and report to the Registration Table. Volunteers will be checking people in and handing out race bibs.
Volunteers do not get a racing t-shirt. You can either buy one at the race or register to run.
* If you are not running the race, please consider also volunteering to help with t-shirt distribution at the same tables. (See below)

Location

Perimeter Mall, registration tables- they will be setting these up with letters and boxes of bibs.

Registration - Same Day

You must be 18-100 years old to volunteer for this task.

October 17, 2020

Details

Runners registering the day of the race have to fill out a waiver form. There are two sections to this item. One is a table set up close to the On-Line Registration Table for same-day participants to complete the proper paperwork. The next section is a table that participants will be directed to once their paperwork is completed to get bibs and pay their registration fee. We need one person on the application table and two on the same-day registration table.
Volunteers do not get a racing t-shirt. You can either buy one at the race or register to run.

Location

Located along side same day registration table.

Kid Zone

October 17, 2020

Details

Responsibilities will vary and may include face painting, manning game areas, tattoos after race completes during festival.
Volunteers do not get a racing t-shirt. You can either buy one at the race or register to run.

Location

Kid Zone in the center of the festival.

Chairperson - Setup / Cleanup

You must be 21-100 years old to volunteer for this task.

October 17, 2020

Details

Chairperson will use map to direct the setup of booths and tables and then direct cleanup operations.

Location

Perimeter Mall parking lot near Dillards.

Set Up

October 17, 2020

Details

Arrive at Perimeter Mall by 7am and help set up tables, chairs, and festival area.
Volunteers do not get a racing t-shirt. You can either buy one at the race or register to run.

Location

Perimeter Mall - Festival Area located in the Dillards parking lot across from McDonalds.

Clean Up

October 17, 2020

Details

Clean up areas after festival is completed. This is the perfect task for a student seeking volunteer hours!
Volunteers do not get a racing t-shirt. You can either buy one at the race or register to run.

Location

Festival area - Perimeter Mall parking lot near Dillards

Mid-Point Water

You must be 12-100 years old to volunteer for this task.

October 17, 2020

Details

This task includes distributing water at the mid-way point. These volunteers cannot run the race. You must arrive by 7:30am to ride out to mid-point with race director, Skip Breeser. He will bring you back after the completion of the race. Water and cups will be provided. This is another excellent opportunity for students seeking volunteer hours.
Volunteers do not get a racing t-shirt. You can buy one at the race if you so desire.

Location

Midway point of the race

Finish Line

You must be 15-100 years old to volunteer for this task.

October 17, 2020

Details

This is a great job for a non-runner with a great inner cheerleader! You'll cheer on the runners as they cross the finish line and hand out participant ribbons. Finish Line Volunteers will also help encourage runners to head to the t-shirt tables to collect shirts.
Volunteers do not get a racing t-shirt. You can either buy one at the race or register to run.

Location

Finish Line in the Perimeter Mall parking lot

Medal Handout

You must be 16-100 years old to volunteer for this task.

October 17, 2020

Details

Hand out medals to winners of categories as they are announced by the DJ after the completion of the race. Volunteers do not get a racing t-shirt. You can either buy one at the race or register to run.

Location

A table will be set up to hand out medals near the DJ.

Water/Food Tables

You must be 14-100 years old to volunteer for this task.

October 17, 2020

Details

Volunteers will set out and replenish water and bananas for runners to enjoy as they finish the race.Volunteers do not get a racing t-shirt. You can either buy one at the race or register to run.

Location

Go to Volunteer sign in table

Photographer

You must be 16-100 years old to volunteer for this task.

October 17, 2020

Details

Take pictures before, during and after the event to commemorate the race.

Volunteer Sign In

You must be 25-100 years old to volunteer for this task.

October 17, 2020

Details

Direct volunteers for tasks such as water/food table, mid-point water, finish line and kid-zone to get instructions. Volunteers do not get a racing t-shirt. You can either buy one at the race or register to run.

Location

A table will be set up for volunteers to sign in

Exception / Trouble Shooting Table High Priority

You must be 21-99 years old to volunteer for this task.

October 17, 2020

Details

Table to process runners who
1) Signed up for the race but do not have a bib in the registration area
2) Want to move from one type of race to another (un-timed to timed, kid-zone to untimed, etc.)
3) Will be selling t-shirts to those who want to purchase more after registration is finished
Volunteers do not get a racing t-shirt. You can either buy one at the race or register to run.

Kids 1 mile Race Coordinators High Priority

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

At least 1 more volunteer needed.

Details

Volunteers needed to redirect participants of Kids run off of the main course they started on to the new course specifically designed for this race.

Location

Position will be along the race route inside the Perimeter Parking Lot

Direct to New Area High Priority

You must be 16-99 years old to volunteer for this task.

At least 1 more volunteer needed.

Details

Need two volunteers to direct people from the section of the Perimeter Mall where the race used to be held to the new area where we are having the race in 2019

We use cookies to offer you a better browsing experience. Read how we use cookies and how you can control them by visiting our Privacy Policy. If you continue to use this site, you consent to use all cookies.