The Great Pumpkin Run: Chicago

Sat September 15, 2018 Directions

Early packet pick-up Low Priority

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

September 14, 2018

Details

We <3 our volunteers!

Volunteers are needed on Friday, September 14, from 3:00PM-7:30PM to help with early packet pick-up. You will be tagging bibs, handing out packets, and any other last minute race tasks that need to be completed. As a thank you, you'll receive great swag as well as your choice of a free race registration OR donation to charity of your choice. A few requirements:
-Must be 16 years or older
-Must be able to be on time and stay for the duration of the shift
-Must be able to be on feet all shift and move around as needed
-Must be able to lift at least 50 pounds
-Must be able to smile :)


*With this shift, you will have your choice of running for free this year, next year, or the virtual option.

Location

TBA

Race day (early)

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

September 15, 2018

Details

We <3 our volunteers!

Volunteers are needed on Saturday, September 15, from 5:00AM-9:30AM to help with race day tasks. These include parking, packet pick-up, course marshaling, and water station. As a thank you, you'll receive great swag as well as your choice of a free race registration* OR donation to charity of your choice. A few requirements:
-Must be 16 years or older
-Must be able to be on time and stay for the duration of the shift
-Must be able to be on feet all shift and move around as needed
-Must be able to lift at least 50 pounds
-Must be able to smile :)

*With this shift, you will have your choice of running for free this year in the exclusive 9:30AM volunteer wave, next year, or the virtual option.

Location

Keller's Farmstand
2500 Johnson Rd
Oswego, IL 60543

After parking, please head to the tent that has the 'Volunteers' teardrop banner to check in!

Race day (mid)

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

September 15, 2018

This volunteer task is full.

Details

We <3 our volunteers!

Volunteers are needed on Saturday, September 15, from 7:00AM-11:00AM to help with race day tasks. These include parking, course marshaling, start line, finish line, water station, and tear-down. As a thank you, you'll receive great swag as well as your choice of a free future race registration* OR donation to charity of your choice. A few requirements:
-Must be 16 years or older
-Must be able to be on time and stay for the duration of the shift
-Must be able to be on feet all shift and move around as needed
-Must be able to lift at least 50 pounds
-Must be able to smile :)

*With this shift, you will have your choice of running for free next year or using it for the virtual option this year.

Location

Keller's Farmstand
2500 Johnson Rd
Oswego, IL 60543

After parking, please head to the tent that has the 'Volunteers' teardrop banner to check in!

Race day (late)

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

September 15, 2018

Details

We <3 our volunteers!

Volunteers are needed on Saturday, September 15, from 9:00AM-1:00PM to help with race day tasks. These include start line, finish line, post-race party, tear down, and course cleanup. While this is the shortest shift, it's a fairly active one---expect to get a small workout in :) As a thank you, you'll receive great swag as well as your choice of a free race registration* OR a donation to the charity of your choice. A few requirements:
-Must be 16 years or older
-Must be able to be on time and stay for the duration of the shift
-Must be able to be on feet all shift and move around as needed
-Must be able to lift at least 50 pounds
-Must be able to smile :)

*With this shift, you will have your choice of running for free this year in the 8:00AM wave and coming to volunteer after you are done running. You MUST also sign up and pay for the race ahead of time. Once the volunteer shift ends, we will refund you for the base registration cost. Alternatively, you can defer your free registration to 2019 or use it for the virtual option this year!

Location

Keller's Farmstand
2500 Johnson Rd
Oswego, IL 60543

After parking, please head to the tent that has the 'Volunteers' teardrop banner to check in!