2020 Turkey Traverse 5K Walk/Run

Fri November 20 - Sun November 22 Minneapolis, MN 55422 US Directions

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Setup

Venue Setup

November 19, 2020

This volunteer task is full.

Details

Help set up fencing for the start corral and finish area. This is an outside job. Please dress warmly/appropriately.

Location

Trailhead - Lower Stadium

Course Marking-By Invite High Priority

November 19, 2020

Details

Do an online or in-person course review with race staff. Mark course (blue ribbon, arrows, wrong way signs, other signage, etc) the day before the race. Time for marking is flexible and TBD by the course marking team. If you are interested in joining the Loppet Course Marking team, please contact Paul Johnson, johnson@loppet.org.

Location

N Wirth/Trailhead area

Course Checker-By Invite

November 20, 2020

November 21, 2020

November 22, 2020

Details

Check the course to ensure that markings are still in place and clear. Repair or add markings as needed. Need to be familiar with Loppet course marking techniques and trail system. By invite only.

Location

N Wirth/Trailhead

Start Line/Timing

Start Monitor

November 20, 2020

November 21, 2020

November 22, 2020

Details

Assist runners with self-serve bibs and shirts, start time and answer general questions. Ensure Covid practices are being followed, e.g. participants are distancing and wearing masks in start area. We are asking that volunteers in the start area also wear masks. This is an outside job. Please dress warmly/appropriately.

Location

Trailhead-Lower Stadium

Timed Race Start Team

November 21, 2020

Details

Set up and manage start area and help break down start after all racers have begun. Assist racers to line up and socially distance in the appropriate start corral, remind them to wear their masks in the start area, and provide starting instructions. This is an outside job. Please dress warmly/appropriately.

Location

Trailhead-Lower Stadium

Timing Crew-by invite only

November 21, 2020

Details

This is for the timed race on Saturday. Record participants' finish times. Instruction will be available and a lead timer on site. This is an outside job. Please dress warmly/appropriately.

Location

Trailhead-Lower Stadium

Course Support

Course Marshals/Finish

November 21, 2020

Details

This is for the timed race on Saturday. Monitor critical locations on the course and the finish line. Help keep participants safe and cheer them on. This is an outside job. Please dress warmly/appropriately.

Location

Wirth Park (North) and Trailhead area.

Medical Support

November 21, 2020

Details

Provide medical assistance on the course and start/finish areas. Medical volunteers are approved and scheduled by the Loppet Medical Director. A range of medical training and backgrounds are acceptable and helpful including MD, RN, EMT, AT, Residents and ski/bike patrols. Please answer the medical question during volunteer signup.

Teardown

Course Cleanup

November 23, 2020

Details

Hike the course and collect blue tape, directional arrows and wrong way signs. This is an outside job. Please dress warmly/appropriately.

Location

Trailhead/Lower Stadium and nearby trails

Registration

Thur Packet Pickup Drive Thru

November 19, 2020

Details

Hand out packets (bib and shirt) to participants as they drive through the Trailhead turnaround. Outdoors job. Please dress appropriately. Share some joy and set the tone for a friendly athlete experience and fun event!

Location

Trailhead turnaround

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