Gourdy's Pumpkin Run: Maryland

Sat November 7, 2020 Directions

Race Day Early High Priority

You must be 13 or older to volunteer for this task.

November 7, 2020

Details

We <3 our volunteers!

Volunteers are needed on Saturday morning from 6:30AM-10:30AM to help with race day tasks. These include parking, packet pick-up, course marshaling, start line management, finish line management, and the finish line tent. 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 13 years or older
-Must be able to be on time and stay for the entire duration of the shift
-Must be able to move around as needed throughout the entire shift
-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 (immediately after the shift ends), save it for 2021, or the Virtual Run option (this year or next).

Location

Winterbrook Farms
13001 Creagerstown Rd.
Thurmont, MD 21788

After parking, please head to the tent that has the 'Volunteer' teardrop banner in front of it.

Race Day Mid High Priority

You must be 13 or older to volunteer for this task.

November 7, 2020

Details

We <3 our volunteers!

Volunteers are needed on Saturday morning from 9:30AM-1:30PM to help with race day tasks. These include packet pick-up, course marshaling, start line management, finish line management, finish line tent, and clean up. 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 13 years or older
-Must be able to be on time and stay for the entire duration of the shift
-Must be able to move around as needed throughout the entire shift
-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 by signing up for the volunteer shift here and then signing up to run. You should select an early wave for your run so that you will be done by the time the volunteer shift begins at 9:30AM. 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 2021 or use it for the Virtual Run option (this year or next)

Location

Winterbrook Farms
13001 Creagerstown Rd.
Thurmont, MD 21788

After parking, please head to the tent that has the 'Volunteer' teardrop banner in front of it.

Course Crew Low Priority

You must be 13 or older to volunteer for this task.

November 7, 2020

Details

We <3 our volunteers!

Volunteers are needed on Saturday morning from 11:30AM-2:30PM to help with course clean-up tasks. These include picking up signage and flags that mark the course, trash, and any other help that's needed to clear the course as well as the festival area! Come prepared for a light workout, as you will cover the entire 3.1-mile race course and help move a lot of equipment. 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 13 years or older
-Must be able to be on time and stay for the entire duration of the shift
-Must be able to move around as needed throughout the entire shift
-Must be able to smile :)

*With this shift, you will have your choice of running for free this year by signing up for the volunteer shift here and then signing up to run. You should select an early wave for your run so that you will be done by the time the volunteer shift begins at 11:30AM. 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 2021 or use it for the Virtual Run option (this year or next)

Location

Winterbrook Farms
13001 Creagerstown Rd.
Thurmont, MD 21788

After parking, please head to the tent that has the 'Volunteer' teardrop banner in front of it.

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