Michigan Monster Dash

Sat October 24 - Mon November 30, 2020 Milford, MI US 48380 Directions

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Race-Day

Race Day Registration / Packet Pickup

At least 2 more volunteers needed.

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Be behind the scenes and the first to see how the race weekend begins! This is the first stop for runners as they prepare to run our exciting course! 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.

Water Stop / Aid Staion High Priority

October 24, 2020

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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 Gatorade, 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.

Floater Medium Priority

At least 9 more volunteers needed.

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So much to do, so little time! If you read through the positions and find that you can't make your mind up — no worries! "Floater" is the job for you! Duties will include being flexible and adaptable to any role that may need additional assistance. Requirements — Flexibility and a can do attitude!

Race Crew Captain Medium Priority

At least 1 more volunteer needed.

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It takes a village to raise a child! 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 Marshall Medium Priority

At least 14 more volunteers needed.

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Directing runners and keeping them safe along the route are key. Duties include a proper understanding of the course, being able to stop pedestrian and/or traffic while runners cross. Standing for long periods of time is required.

Gear Check Medium Priority

At least 2 more volunteers needed.

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Nothing gives runners more peace of mind during pre and post-race, than knowing their belongings are safely stored. Duties include labeling and organizing runner's belongings when they drop off, and retrieving them in a timely manner at the end of the race. Bending and lifting up to 12lbs is required for this role.

Start/Finish Line High Priority

At least 4 more volunteers needed.

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A cheery disposition is required for this position! Cheer the participants on as the start their race and cheer and encourage them as they approach and cross the finish line. Other duties might include helping with timing, photos or other misc. tasks.

Post-Race

Medals Medium Priority

At least 2 more volunteers needed.

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

Tear Down Crew Medium Priority

At least 6 more volunteers needed.

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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 stalls, cleaning trash from the surrounding area. Standing, bending, lifting 25-50 lbs, getting dirty are all required.

Trick or Treat Station

October 24, 2020

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Love handing out candy? This is the job for you! Staff one of the Trick or Treat stations along the 1k Kids Dash and hand out candy as the kids run/walk by. You'll be a hero.