MISH Waterfront Half Marathon | 10K

Sat June 27, 2020 Gladstone, MI US 49837 Directions

Aid Stations

Water Stop 1 High Priority

June 27, 2020

Details

Great role for Groups! This key role is not just about providing hydration support — but moral support and excitement! As runners travel the course, they may get fatigued; but with your smiling face and cheering attitude, you will revive them! Duties include setting up the station, filling and stacking cups with water and Poweraid, restocking cups throughout the course of the morning, handing beverages to runners as they come by, and finally cleaning up the area when the last runner passes. Getting wet and standing for long periods is required for this role.

Location

Fishing Pier on Path

Resources Needed

Cups - 600+
Gallon Water Jug - 20+
8' Table - 2+
Garbage Can - 1+

Water Stop 2 High Priority

June 27, 2020

Details

Great role for Groups! This key role is not just about providing hydration support — but moral support and excitement! As runners travel the course, they may get fatigued; but with your smiling face and cheering attitude, you will revive them! Duties include setting up the station, filling and stacking cups with water and Poweraid, restocking cups throughout the course of the morning, handing beverages to runners as they come by, and finally cleaning up the area when the last runner passes. Getting wet and standing for long periods is required for this role.

Location

VanCleve Park

Resources Needed

Cups - 600+
8' Table - 2+
Gallon Water - 20+
Garbage Can - 1+

Water Stop 3 High Priority

June 27, 2020

Details

Great role for Groups! This key role is not just about providing hydration support — but moral support and excitement! As runners travel the course, they may get fatigued; but with your smiling face and cheering attitude, you will revive them! Duties include setting up the station, filling and stacking cups with water and Poweraid, restocking cups throughout the course of the morning, handing beverages to runners as they come by, and finally cleaning up the area when the last runner passes. Getting wet and standing for long periods is required for this role.

Location

Campground

Resources Needed

Cups - 400+
8' Table - 2+
Gallon Water - 10+
Garbage Can - 1+

Water Stop 4 High Priority

June 27, 2020

Details

Great role for Groups! This key role is not just about providing hydration support — but moral support and excitement! As runners travel the course, they may get fatigued; but with your smiling face and cheering attitude, you will revive them! Duties include setting up the station, filling and stacking cups with water and Poweraid, restocking cups throughout the course of the morning, handing beverages to runners as they come by, and finally cleaning up the area when the last runner passes. Getting wet and standing for long periods is required for this role.

Location

Kipling Bar

Resources Needed

Cups - 400+
8' Table - 2+
Gallon Water - 10+
Garbage Can - 1 - 2

Water Stop 5 High Priority

June 27, 2020

Details

Great role for Groups! This key role is not just about providing hydration support — but moral support and excitement! As runners travel the course, they may get fatigued; but with your smiling face and cheering attitude, you will revive them! Duties include setting up the station, filling and stacking cups with water and Poweraid, restocking cups throughout the course of the morning, handing beverages to runners as they come by, and finally cleaning up the area when the last runner passes. Getting wet and standing for long periods is required for this role.

Location

Rialto Center

Resources Needed

Cups - 400+
8' Table - 2+
Gallon Water - 10+
Garbage Can - 1 - 2

Other Tasks

Packet Pickup/ Check-In High Priority

June 26, 2020

June 27, 2020

Details

This is the first stop for runners as they pick up their Race packet and prepare for their 13.1 mile trek! Duties include organizing/handing out shirts, preparing goodie bags, assisting runners with finding their bib number, greeting participants with smiles and event guides, answering questions/providing race information. Position requires some light lifting up to 30 lbs.

Location

Terrace Bay Hotel

Corral Low Priority

June 27, 2020

Details

Help runners prepare to start by assisting them to the right corral with their expected pace. Duties include light set up of the start line and assisting runners to their proper place.

Location

Start line at Terrace Bay Hotel

Traffic Control High Priority

June 27, 2020

Details

Help direct/ stop traffic as runners pass through key intersections.

Resources Needed

Reflective Vest - 1+
Stop Sign - 1+

Finish Line Low Priority

June 27, 2020

Details

Great for Groups! Be the first to greet the runners when they cross the finish line. We need your help in the following areas:

Medals: Reward the runners by giving them their hard earned medal. Duties include unwrapping medals and organizing on tables

Bottled Water distribution: Hand weary runners cold bottles of water. Duties include opening cases and stocking pools

Food Distribution: Make sure there are plenty of bananas, apples, etc. at easy reach for the runners. Duties include restocking tables.

Crowd Control: The runners are happy to be done. Some are waiting for their friends/family to cross. But we need to make sure everyone can get through so we don't have a back-up of runners waiting to cross the finish line. Duties include keeping runners moving efficiently through the chute, directing runners to the post-race area where they can wait for loved ones, get their Finishers picture taken.

Location

Finish Line

Tear Down Crew Medium Priority

June 27, 2020

Details

Great for groups! When it is all said and done, and we have to say good-bye to our great event until next year, we need volunteers to help tear down the start/finish line area. Duties include taking down signs, moving barricades, cleaning trash from the surrounding area. Standing, bending, lifting 25-50 lbs, getting dirty are all required.

Location

Finish Line

Volunteer Group Coordinator Medium Priority

June 27, 2020

Details

With so many volunteers and so many roles/responsibilities, it is hard for one person to manage. If you are a take-charge individual and love being part a project from start to finish, this is the role for you! Duties include working closely with staff, communicating to your assigned group, ensuring all information is dispersed in a timely manner, ensuring all members of your group show up at their assigned time/location. Strong attention to detail, problem solving and customer service are required.

Course Setup High Priority

June 26, 2020

June 27, 2020

Details

Setting up course signage to help race participants find their way through the course.

On-Site Registration High Priority

June 27, 2020

Details

Helping new participants process on-site registration.

Location

Terrace Bay Hotel

First Aid High Priority

June 27, 2020

Details

Providing first aid assistance for runners with cuts, scrapes, bruises, taping ankles, etc.

Resources Needed

General First Aid Supplies - 1+
athletic tape/ prewrap - 1+