Bluff Creek Triathlon Sprint & Olympic

Sun August 18, 2019 Ogden, IA US 50212 Directions

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Saturday(Day Before Race Day)

Setup Transition & Finish Line Area - Saturday(Day Before Race) High Priority

At least 12 more volunteers needed.

Details

You’ll set up the transition, bike racks, fencing, tents, tables, finish line area etc. This will be Saturday before the race.

Packet Pickup - Saturday

At least 3 more volunteers needed.

Sunday(Race Day)

Registration/Packet Pickup - Sunday Morning(Race Day)

August 18, 2019

Hand Out Timing Chips To Athletes

August 18, 2019

Details

You'll verify athlete's race number by their body markings, and give them the timing chip that corresponds with their race number.

Body Marking

August 18, 2019

Details

Mark athlete's on their arms and legs with their race number and division they are competing in.

Parking

August 18, 2019

Details

Help athletes and spectators with parking.

Transition Security/Direction

August 18, 2019

Details

You'll stand outside of transition before, during, and after the race to ensure athletes have what they need (when entering transition for the 1st time), to keep transition closed except to those racing and to ensure bikes go home with the correct owners (by checking that bib number and bike number match).

Make sure only athletes and authorized event staff are going in and out of transition.

Help direct athletes, if needed, during the event.

Swim Support - Kayak/Paddle-boards/Canoes

August 18, 2019

Details

You will be maintaining safety on the swim course.
Kayaks/Paddle-boards/Canoes to support the lifeguards
during the swim competition. Ensure the safety of the swimmers and offer assistance as soon as it is required.

Sing National Anthem

At least 1 more volunteer needed.

Water Station - Run Course

August 18, 2019

Details

Fill cups w/ water, hand water to athletes, and clean up all trash around the water station.

Finish Line - Water

August 18, 2019

Details

Hand out water to athletes as they finish.

Finish Line - Timing Chip Collection

August 18, 2019

Details

Collect timing chips from every athlete that crosses the finish line.

Refreshments

August 18, 2019

Course Marshal

Bike Course Marshal High Priority

August 18, 2019

Details

Direct athletes on bike course.

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Run Course Marshal High Priority

August 18, 2019

Details

Direct athletes on run course.

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Bike Course Marshal - Park Entrance High Priority

August 18, 2019

Details

1. Direct bicyclists leaving the park to Turn Right out of park.

2. Direct bicyclists coming back to park to Turn Left back into park.

Bike Course Marshal - H Ave.(P70) & 130th St. High Priority

August 18, 2019

Details

1. Help direct Sprint athletes to go straight and Olympic athletes to turn right if needed or asked by them.
2. Direct Olympic athletes to turn left on their way back.

Bike Course Marshal - Sprint Bike Turnaround High Priority

August 18, 2019

Details

Make sure all bicyclists get turned around and head back towards park.

Bike Course Marshal - Intersection of 130th St. and Nature Rd. High Priority

August 18, 2019

Details

1. Direct bicyclists to turn right to go to turnaround.
2. Direct bicyclists coming back from the turnaround to turn left to go back to park.

Bike Course Marshal - Olympic Bike Turnaround Medium Priority

August 18, 2019

Details

Make sure all bicyclists get turned around and head back towards park.

Run Course Marshal - Where Gravel Road Enters to Grass Trail High Priority

August 18, 2019

Details

1. Direct runners onto the grass trail.
2. Direct runners coming back towards finish line to run on gravel road.

Run Course Marshal - Where Grass Trail leads to Gravel Road near Shelter parking lot High Priority

August 18, 2019

Details

1. Direct runners coming from grass area to turn right onto gravel road.
2. Direct runners coming back on gravel road to turn left onto grass trail.

Run Course Marshal - Where Gravel Road Meets Hawkeye Ln. High Priority

August 18, 2019

Details

1. Direct runners coming from the gravel road to turn left onto Hawkeye Ln.
2. Direct runners coming from Hawkeye Ln. to turn right onto the gravel road.

Run Course Marshal - Olympic 2nd Loop Turnaround High Priority

August 18, 2019

Details

Direct ONLY OLYMPIC runners to turnaround for 2nd loop.

Tear Down

Tear Down - After Event High Priority

August 18, 2019

Details

Tear down transition area and finish line area as well as pick up any garbage left behind.