Run & Ride Valleyfair

Sat May 19 - Sun May 20, 2018 SHAKOPEE, MN US 55379 Directions

Registration & Check-in

May 18, 2018

May 19, 2018

May 20, 2018

Details

Hand out race shirts and packets to racers checking in to race throughout the weekend.

Location

Friday registration & check-in will take place at TC Running Company (6405 City West Parkway , Eden Prairie, MN 55344

Saturday registration & check-in will take place at the Valleyfair Dormitories

Early Morning Helper

May 19, 2018

May 20, 2018

Details

Are you an early bird? Come help up with set up as racers are arriving. Last minute check-in, finish line set, starting line crowd control, etc.

Location

Starting Line Area at Valleyfair

Bag Check Supervisor

May 19, 2018

May 20, 2018

Details

Supervise the Bag Check so that racers have a secure place to leave bags and keys, and the right people pick up the right belongings at the end. This is job is ideal for someone who might want to be seated most of the time.

Location

Starting Line Area at Valleyfair

Aid Station Volunteer

May 19, 2018

May 20, 2018

Details

Be a part of hydration nation and make sure that racers have enough fluids. You will be staged at Aid Stations on the course where you will hand out goodies like water and electrolyte drinks. This is a great spot to cheer everyone on, too.

Location

Various Locations Along the Course

Directional Cheerleader

May 19, 2018

May 20, 2018

Details

You'll be placed at an important intersection or area where visibility is important so that no racer turns the wrong direction. You'll get to see everyone run by, and you won't be able to resist cheering them on and giving high fives!

Location

Various Locations Along the Course

Finish Line Bling Distributor

May 19, 2018

May 20, 2018

Details

Cheer on finishers and pass out the medals! This job is very fast-paced and exciting, and volunteers love it.

Location

Finish Line at Valleyfair

Bicycle Escort for Lead Runner(s)

May 19, 2018

May 20, 2018

Details

Get in on the action and lead the first runner in to make sure they know the right way to go to get to the Finish Line in record time. Vehicular traffic is not allowed inside the park, so your own road/mountain/or hybrid bicycle is needed, and a helmet is required. A good sense of direction is also necessary! Race staff will review the course with you prior to the start.

Location

Meet at the Starting Line at Valleyfair

Pacer

You must be 17-99 years old to volunteer for this task.

May 20, 2018

Details

1:40
2:00
2:30
3:00
Sweep (14 min mile pace)

Note: Once you sign up for a pacer slot, you will be contacted to provide at least run 3 times you have completed in the past 6 months that are within the pace time slot. Pacer volunteers will be required to carry a provided pace time sign, wear a reflective vest, and maintain the correct pace for the entire course. Pacers get to run for free and have the option to purchase a park pass for $15.

Location

Start/finish line

Finish Line Timing & Awards Assistant

May 19, 2018

May 20, 2018

Details

Help out with the post-race festivities - print off timing receipts and present age group winners with their awards! Attention to detail a must for this fun volunteer position!

Location

Meet near announcer table at Finish Line area.