SpeakUp5k DC

Sat May 11, 2019 Clarksburg, MD US 20841 Directions

Cheer Zone #1

May 11, 2019

This volunteer task is full.

Details

Please join other supporters at  a designated cheer spot on the mid course to bring joy and support to our runners as they are in the hardest part of the 5k. Fun costumes and noisemakers are always encouraged!

All volunteers need to check-in to Volunteer Check-In 15 minutes prior to their shift starting. Volunteer Check-In will provide you with a nametag, directions, and special materials (if applicable). Please ensure that you are in the correct station by the start of your shift. Return all supplies to Volunteer Check-In at the end of your shift.

Cheer Zone #2

May 11, 2019

Details

Please join other supporters at  a designated cheer spot at the end of course to bring joy and support to our runners as they finish the SpeakUp5k. Fun costumes and noisemakers are always encouraged!

All volunteers need to check-in to Volunteer Check-In 15 minutes prior to their shift starting. Volunteer Check-In will provide you with a nametag, directions, and special materials (if applicable). Please ensure that you are in the correct station by the start of your shift. Return all supplies to Volunteer Check-In at the end of your shift.

First Aid Station

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

May 11, 2019

This volunteer task is full.

Details

Volunteers to assist at the First Aid tent.  CPR/AED certified necessary. 

All volunteers need to check-in to Volunteer Check-In 15 minutes prior to their shift starting. Volunteer Check-In will provide you with a nametag, directions, and special materials (if applicable). Please ensure that you are in the correct station by the start of your shift.

Fun Zone - Splash Zone

May 11, 2019

This volunteer task is full.

Details

Fun Zones are a unique part of the SpeakUp5k vision and include a special area that runners go through during the race. Volunteers will assist in the set up, management, and clean up of the Fun Zones. The Splash Zone provides lots of laughter and helps keep the participants “refreshed”. Volunteers will use water guns to squirt the participants – not in the faces.

All volunteers need to check-in to Volunteer Check-In 15 minutes prior to their shift starting. Volunteer Check-In will provide you with a nametag, directions, and special materials (if applicable). Please ensure that you are in the correct station by the start of your shift. At the end of your shift, please assist the CKG team in packing up the station.

High Five Zone

May 11, 2019

Details

Please join other supporters at  a designated High Five Zone on the mid course to bring joy and support to our runners. Fun costumes and noisemakers are always encouraged!

All volunteers need to check-in to Volunteer Check-In 15 minutes prior to their shift starting. Volunteer Check-In will provide you with a nametag, directions, and special materials (if applicable). Please ensure that you are in the correct station by the start of your shift. Return all supplies to Volunteer Check-In at the end of your shift.

Set-Up Race Course

You must be 14 or older to volunteer for this task.

May 11, 2019

This volunteer task is full.

Details

Volunteers assist in all parts of the course set up including placing signs, arrows, mile markers, yard and vendor signs, and delivering on course supplies.

All volunteers need to check-in to Volunteer Check-In 15 minutes prior to their shift starting. Volunteer Check-In will provide you with a nametag, directions, and special materials (if applicable).

Start Area Volunteers

May 11, 2019

Details

Energetic, upbeat volunteers help corral participants into waves with runners in front and walkers and strollers in the back.

All volunteers need to check-in to Volunteer Check-In 15 minutes prior to their shift starting. Volunteer Check-In will provide you with a nametag, directions, and special materials (if applicable). Please ensure that you are in the correct station by the start of your shift.

Location

SpeakUp5k Start Area

Water Station - End Race

May 11, 2019

This volunteer task is full.

Details

Volunteers set up and hand out water to participants at the finish line.

All volunteers need to check-in to Volunteer Check-In 15 minutes prior to their shift starting. Volunteer Check-In will provide you with a nametag, directions, and special materials (if applicable). Please ensure that you are in the correct station by the start of your shift. At the end of your shift, please assist the CKG team in packing up the station.

Location

Finish Line

Water Station - Mid Race

May 11, 2019

Details

Volunteers set up and hand out water to participants at mid race point.  Perfect activity for kids and groups!

All volunteers need to check-in to Volunteer Check-In 15 minutes prior to their shift starting. Volunteer Check-In will provide you with a nametag, directions, and special materials (if applicable). Please ensure that you are in the correct station by the start of your shift. At the end of your shift, please assist the CKG team in packing up the station.

Clean-Up

May 11, 2019

This volunteer task is full.

Details

Volunteers can begin as soon as race ends.  Clean up includes removal of all signage and trash, packing the trailer, and assisting the CKG team. Specific details regarding clean up will be given during race week.

All volunteers need to check-in to Volunteer Check-In 15 minutes prior to their shift starting. Volunteer Check-In will provide you with a nametag, directions, and special materials (if applicable). Please ensure that you are in the correct station by the start of your shift.

Floater

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

May 11, 2019

This volunteer task is full.

Details

Please assist the SpeakUp5k staff with race day needs.

All volunteers need to check-in to Volunteer Check-In 15 minutes prior to their shift starting. Volunteer Check-In will provide you with a nametag, directions, and special materials (if applicable). Please ensure that you are in the correct station by the start of your shift. Return all supplies to Volunteer Check-In at the end of your shift.

Fun Zone Volunteers - Rave Tent

May 11, 2019

This volunteer task is full.

Details

Fun Zones are a unique part of the SpeakUp5k vision and include a special area that runners go through during the race. Volunteers will assist in the set up, management, and clean up of the Fun Zones.  The Rave Tent is a party like no other! Complete with festive decorations and loud music, the Rave Tent is a highlight of the race course.

All volunteers need to check-in to Volunteer Check-In 15 minutes prior to their shift starting. Volunteer Check-In will provide you with a nametag, directions, and special materials (if applicable). Please ensure that you are in the correct station by the start of your shift. At the end of your shift, please assist the CKG team in packing up the station.

Handing Out Medals

May 11, 2019

This volunteer task is full.

Details

Volunteers will be responsible for displaying the medals prior to the race starting. As participants finish the SpeakUp5k, the volunteers congratulate the athletes and hand them a finisher medal. Volunteers may need to re-stock the medals as necessary and assist with clean-up.

All volunteers need to check-in to Volunteer Check-In 15 minutes prior to their shift starting. Volunteer Check-In will provide you with a nametag, directions, and special materials (if applicable). Please ensure that you are in the correct station by the start of your shift. At the end of your shift, please assist the CKG team in packing up the station.

Location

SpeakUp5k Finish Area

Packet Pick-Up

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

May 11, 2019

This volunteer task is full.

Details

Volunteers hand out packets, race bibs, and shirts  to registered runners. 
All volunteers need to check-in to Volunteer Check-In 15 minutes prior to their shift starting. Volunteer Check-In will provide you with a nametag, directions, and special materials (if applicable). Please ensure that you are in the correct station by the start of your shift. At the end of your shift, please assist the CKG team in packing up the station.

Parking Control

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

May 11, 2019

This volunteer task is full.

Details

Volunteers direct runners to proper parking spaces.  It is possible to do Parking Control and run the race. Volunteers must be 16 or older.

All volunteers need to check-in to Volunteer Check-In 15 minutes prior to their shift starting. Volunteer Check-In will provide you with a nametag, directions, and special materials (if applicable). Please ensure that you are in the correct station by the start of your shift. At the end of your shift, please return all supplies to Volunteer Check-In.

Race Course Marshals

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

May 11, 2019

This volunteer task is full.

Details

Key volunteers to keep participants on course and respond to emergencies, if necessary. Volunteers must be 16 or older and have a cell-phone with them.

All volunteers need to check-in to Volunteer Check-In 15 minutes prior to their shift starting. Volunteer Check-In will provide you with a nametag, directions, and special materials (if applicable). Please ensure that you are in the correct station by the start of your shift. At the end of your shift, please return all materials to the Volunteer Check-In table.

Location

Throughout the SpeakUp5k Race Course

SpeakUp Merchandise Sales

May 11, 2019

This volunteer task is full.

Details

Volunteers  sell our SpeakUp clothing and other merchandise. A CKG Staff member will be present to assist with financial transactions. At the end of your shift, please assist the CKG team in packing up the merchandise.

All volunteers need to check-in to Volunteer Check-In 15 minutes prior to their shift starting. Volunteer Check-In will provide you with a nametag, directions, and special materials (if applicable). Please ensure that you are in the correct station by the start of your shift.

Volunteer Check-In

May 11, 2019

This volunteer task is full.

Details

Assist in checking in volunteers and directing them to correct locations.

Please arrive at Volunteer Check-In 15 minutes prior to your shift starting. Volunteers are a vital part of our SpeakUp5k races and we need to ensure that they are appropriately prepared.

Walk-Up Registration

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

May 11, 2019

This volunteer task is full.

Details

Volunteers assist participants with walk-up registration who wish to enter the race. CKG staff members will be present to help with registration fees.

All volunteers need to check-in to Volunteer Check-In 15 minutes prior to their shift starting. Volunteer Check-In will provide you with a nametag, directions, and special materials (if applicable).