Gold Star Mission Run for the Fallen

Sat May 16, 2020 Rockford, IL US 61109 Directions

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Pre-Race

Parking Medium Priority

At least 2 more volunteers needed.

Details

A few volunteers are needed to assist with parking of vehicles prior to the race

Bib hand out Low Priority

At least 5 more volunteers needed.

Details

Volunteers are needed to hand out pre registered racer bibs. Bibs will be organzied alphabetically. Volunteers will also be able to run following hand out.

Day of Registration High Priority

At least 1 more volunteer needed.

Details

Volunteer is needed to register day of race runners. Runner information will need to be collected and a day of race bib will be issued. Volunteers will be able to run once registration closes.

Run T-Shirt Hand Out High Priority

At least 1 more volunteer needed.

Details

Volunteers are needed to hand out pre-registered race t-shirts.

During the race

5k and Half Marathon Water Stops High Priority

At least 1 more volunteer needed.

Details

Help set up water stops, hand out water to runners, and clean up.
Not all water stops are set up at the same time. This prevents volunteers from being outside in the elements for the full 4 hrs.

Location

Throughout half marathon course.

Half Marathon and 5 K Course Marshall High Priority

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

At least 1 more volunteer needed.

Details

Looking for a few people to ensure runners follow the course safely and accurately. Provide safety and traffic control at main intersections.

Location

TBD

Start / Finish Chute High Priority

At least 2 more volunteers needed.

Details

Volunteers are needed to man the Finish Chute (for 3k, 5k, and half marathon) = tag pullers, timers, and someone directing runners into chute.

Finisher Medal Handout Medium Priority

At least 4 more volunteers needed.

Details

Volunteers are needed to hand out finisher medals at the finish. Volunteers will ensure the correct distance medal goes to the correct runner completing that distance. (Bibs will be color coordinated)

Looking for enough volunteers for break this into shifts of 1hr each.

Resources Needed

0810 - 1000a.m. - 2
1000-1200 a.m. - 1 - 2

Post Race

Ceremony / Post race lunch support Medium Priority

At least 6 more volunteers needed.

Details

Volunteer support is needed to help set up for the Gold Star Mission Run for the Fallen after party and ceremony following the race. The ceremony will honor and support the Gold Star Families and remember our fallen service members.

Location

4919 Blackhawk Rd.
Rockford, IL US 61109