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Water Station Support

Water Stop Support #1 (OHH Robotics)

June 22, 2019

This volunteer task is full.

Details

Volunteers will support runners by handing out cups of water and Gatorade. Adults and mature children are welcome to volunteer. At some water stops volunteers will also hand out wet towels that consist of a 12"x 12" shop towels dunked in an ice bath. The race starts at 7:00 AM and all volunteers need to be in position by 6:00 AM. The end time of this duty will depend upon the water stop location -- earlier stops will wrap up sooner but no later than 10:30 AM. Many different non-profit groups will support the different water stops. Please contact Erik Boucher 207-210-8655 erik@justgiddyup.com to inquire about which water stop your group is assigned. All volunteers will receive an official volunteer shirt. After the last runner passes by volunteers will be invited to join the post race party and receive free pizza, ice cream, and beer in the Old Port near 427 Fore St. Please note that the start/finish area and the race course has changed in 2018.

Location

22 Carrol St, Portland, ME 04101

Water Stop Support #2 (Gary's House/Northern Light Mercy Hospital)

June 22, 2019

This volunteer task is full.

Details

Volunteers will support runners by handing out cups of water and Gatorade. Adults and mature children are welcome to volunteer. At some water stops volunteers will also hand out wet towels that consist of a 12"x 12" shop towels dunked in an ice bath. The race starts at 7:00 AM and all volunteers need to be in position by 6:00 AM. The end time of this duty will depend upon the water stop location -- earlier stops will wrap up sooner but no later than 10:30 AM. Many different non-profit groups will support the different water stops. Please contact Erik Boucher 207-210-8655 erik@justgiddyup.com to inquire about which water stop your group is assigned. All volunteers will receive an official volunteer shirt. After the last runner passes by volunteers will be invited to join the post race party and receive free pizza, ice cream, and beer in the Old Port near 427 Fore St. Please note that the start/finish area and the race course has changed in 2018.

Location

109 West Commercial St, Portland, ME 04101

Water Stop Support #3 (Girl Scouts)

June 22, 2019

Details

Volunteers will support runners by handing out cups of water and Gatorade. Adults and mature children are welcome to volunteer. At some water stops volunteers will also hand out wet towels that consist of a 12"x 12" shop towels dunked in an ice bath. The race starts at 7:00 AM and all volunteers need to be in position by 6:00 AM. The end time of this duty will depend upon the water stop location -- earlier stops will wrap up sooner but no later than 10:30 AM. Many different non-profit groups will support the different water stops. Please contact Erik Boucher 207-210-8655 erik@justgiddyup.com to inquire about which water stop your group is assigned. All volunteers will receive an official volunteer shirt. After the last runner passes by volunteers will be invited to join the post race party and receive free pizza, ice cream, and beer in the Old Port near 427 Fore St. Please note that the start/finish area and the race course has changed in 2018.

Location

11 Ocean Gateway Pier, Portland, ME 04101

Water Stop Support #4 (Girl Scouts)

June 22, 2019

Details

Volunteers will support runners by handing out cups of water and Gatorade. Adults and mature children are welcome to volunteer. At some water stops volunteers will also hand out wet towels that consist of a 12"x 12" shop towels dunked in an ice bath. The race starts at 7:00 AM and all volunteers need to be in position by 6:00 AM. The end time of this duty will depend upon the water stop location -- earlier stops will wrap up sooner but no later than 10:30 AM. Many different non-profit groups will support the different water stops. Please contact Erik Boucher 207-210-8655 erik@justgiddyup.com to inquire about which water stop your group is assigned. All volunteers will receive an official volunteer shirt. After the last runner passes by volunteers will be invited to join the post race party and receive free pizza, ice cream, and beer in the Old Port near 427 Fore St. Please note that the start/finish area and the race course has changed in 2018.

Location

End of Sewage Plant Rd, Portland, ME

Water Stop Support #5 (Midcoast Humane & Gary's House)

June 22, 2019

Details

Volunteers will support runners by handing out cups of water and Gatorade. Adults and mature children are welcome to volunteer. At some water stops volunteers will also hand out wet towels that consist of a 12"x 12" shop towels dunked in an ice bath. The race starts at 7:00 AM and all volunteers need to be in position by 6:00 AM. The end time of this duty will depend upon the water stop location -- earlier stops will wrap up sooner but no later than 10:30 AM. Many different non-profit groups will support the different water stops. Please contact Erik Boucher 207-210-8655 erik@justgiddyup.com to inquire about which water stop your group is assigned. All volunteers will receive an official volunteer shirt. After the last runner passes by volunteers will be invited to join the post race party and receive free pizza, ice cream, and beer in the Old Port near 427 Fore St. Please note that the start/finish area and the race course has changed in 2018.

Location

Vannah Ave & Back Cover Trail, Portland, ME 04101

Water Stop Support #6 (Gary's House/Northern Light Mercy Hospital)

June 22, 2019

This volunteer task is full.

Details

Volunteers will support runners by handing out cups of water and Gatorade. Adults and mature children are welcome to volunteer. At some water stops volunteers will also hand out wet towels that consist of a 12"x 12" shop towels dunked in an ice bath. The race starts at 7:00 AM and all volunteers need to be in position by 6:00 AM. The end time of this duty will depend upon the water stop location -- earlier stops will wrap up sooner but no later than 10:30 AM. Many different non-profit groups will support the different water stops. Please contact Erik Boucher 207-210-8655 erik@justgiddyup.com to inquire about which water stop your group is assigned. All volunteers will receive an official volunteer shirt. After the last runner passes by volunteers will be invited to join the post race party and receive free pizza, ice cream, and beer in the Old Port near 427 Fore St. Please note that the start/finish area and the race course has changed in 2018.

Location

Preble St Lot & Back Cove Trail, Portland, ME 04101

Water Stop Support #7 (Habitat For Humanity)

June 22, 2019

Details

Volunteers will support runners by handing out cups of water and Gatorade. Adults and mature children are welcome to volunteer. At some water stops volunteers will also hand out wet towels that consist of a 12"x 12" shop towels dunked in an ice bath. The race starts at 7:00 AM and all volunteers need to be in position by 6:00 AM. The end time of this duty will depend upon the water stop location -- earlier stops will wrap up sooner but no later than 10:30 AM. Many different non-profit groups will support the different water stops. Please contact Erik Boucher 207-210-8655 erik@justgiddyup.com to inquire about which water stop your group is assigned. All volunteers will receive an official volunteer shirt. After the last runner passes by volunteers will be invited to join the post race party and receive free pizza, ice cream, and beer in the Old Port near 427 Fore St. Please note that the start/finish area and the race course has changed in 2018.

Location

Loring Memorial Circle on Eastern Prom Rd, Portland, ME

Water Stop Support #8 (Habitat For Humanity)

June 22, 2019

Details

Volunteers will support runners by handing out cups of water and Gatorade. Adults and mature children are welcome to volunteer. At some water stops volunteers will also hand out wet towels that consist of a 12"x 12" shop towels dunked in an ice bath. The race starts at 7:00 AM and all volunteers need to be in position by 6:00 AM. The end time of this duty will depend upon the water stop location -- earlier stops will wrap up sooner but no later than 10:30 AM. Many different non-profit groups will support the different water stops. Please contact Erik Boucher 207-210-8655 erik@justgiddyup.com to inquire about which water stop your group is assigned. All volunteers will receive an official volunteer shirt. After the last runner passes by volunteers will be invited to join the post race party and receive free pizza, ice cream, and beer in the Old Port near 427 Fore St. Please note that the start/finish area and the race course has changed in 2018.

Location

Fort Allen Park, Eastern Prom Rd, Portland, ME 04101

Water Stop Support #9 (Girls Scouts)

Minimum met.

Details

Volunteers will support runners by handing out cups of water and Gatorade. Adults and mature children are welcome to volunteer. At some water stops volunteers will also hand out wet towels that consist of a 12"x 12" shop towels dunked in an ice bath. The race starts at 7:00 AM and all volunteers need to be in position by 6:00 AM. The end time of this duty will depend upon the water stop location -- earlier stops will wrap up sooner but no later than 10:30 AM. Many different non-profit groups will support the different water stops. Please contact Erik Boucher 207-210-8655 erik@justgiddyup.com to inquire about which water stop your group is assigned. All volunteers will receive an official volunteer shirt. After the last runner passes by volunteers will be invited to join the post race party and receive free pizza, ice cream, and beer in the Old Port near 427 Fore St. Please note that the start/finish area and the race course has changed in 2018.

Location

TBD. This group of volunteers will supplement one of the other water stops based on which one needs more help.

Registration

Registration Bib Pick Up (Portland Trails)

June 21, 2019

June 22, 2019

Details

Volunteers will support runners by handing out bibs, commemorative race shirts, and other merchandise. The new location of the registration bib pick up will be held on the 2nd floor of the Cross Insurance Arena on the corner of Center and Spring St. We will be asking all registration volunteers to bring their smart phone and to install a app that we'll use to check in runners and assign them bibs. The groups involved with this duty include: Portland Trails. All volunteers will receive an official volunteer shirt. After the last runner finishes all volunteers will be invited to join the post race party and receive free pizza, ice cream, and beer.

Location

1 Civic Center Square, Portland, ME 04101

Start / Finish Line Support

Finish Line Support (Epona Poly Club)

June 22, 2019

This volunteer task is full.

Details

Volunteers in the finish line area will support runners by handing out finisher's medallions, water bottles, and cold wet towels. The finish line is located in the middle of Fore St at the intersection of Exchange St. This will be a very busy place because the finish line will get setup after the start of the half marathon at 7:00 AM. Our setup crews will quickly moves the materials into place before the first finisher crosses the line. The groups involved with this duty include: Portland Trails and Life Is Good. All volunteers will receive an official volunteer shirt. After the last runner finishes volunteers will be invited to join the post race party and receive free pizza, ice cream, and beer. The race will start and finish in the middle of the Old Port on Fore St between Exchange St and Union St. The entire area will be very congested and we recommend that volunteers plan to park their vehicles far away and walk to the finish chute.

Location

427 Fore St, Portland, ME 04101