The Glacier Challenge & Whitefish Lake Run

Sat June 30, 2018 Whitefish, MT US 59937 Directions

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Swift Creek

Swift Creek Aid Station and support

No volunteer spots remaining.

This volunteer task is full.

Details

This volunteer will manage the aid station at Swift Creek Trailhead where the bike transition is and make sure there is water, Heed and energy gel available for the racers.

Swift Creek #1 Course Marshal

At least 1 more volunteer needed.

Details

Station #1 First intersection. Direct riders to the right.
Course marshals stand at key intersections of the route and make sure participants are heading the right direction along the Swift Creek trail.

Mountain Bike Sweep

At least 1 more volunteer needed.

Details

Follow along behind the last mountain biker, pick up directional arrows, and tell volunteers they can leave. This is at Swift Creek Trail head.

Swift Creek #2 Mountain Bike Course Marshal

At least 1 more volunteer needed.

Details

Station #2 Second intersection. Direct riders to the left at the top of the single track.
Course marshals stand at key intersections of the route and make sure participants are heading the right direction along the Swift Creek trail.

Swift Creek #3 Course Marshal - Upper Whitefish Lake Road

At least 1 more volunteer needed.

Details

Station #3 Upper Whitefish Lake Road crossing. Direct Riders across the road.
Course marshals stand at key intersections of the route and make sure participants are heading the right direction along the Swift Creek trail.

Swift Creek #4 Smith Lake Road

At least 1 more volunteer needed.

Details

Station #4 - At the top of Smith Lake Rd. Direct riders off the trail and down the road.
Course marshals stand at key intersections of the route and make sure participants are heading the right direction along the Swift Creek trail.

Swift Creek #5 - Smith Lake Rd. and E. Lakeshore Dr intersection.

At least 1 more volunteer needed.

Details

Station #5 - Intersection of Smith Lake Rd and E Lakeshore Dr. Direct riders to the right.
Course marshals stand at key intersections of the route and make sure participants are heading the right direction along the Swift Creek trail.

Morning 5k Course Marshals

Morning 5k Course Marshal - Dakota & Skyles High Priority

At least 2 more volunteers needed.

Details

As runners come over the hill from city beach, direct them to turn right onto Dakota. When runners come back, they turn right on Dakota to go back over the hill to city beach.

Morning 5k Course Marshal - Dakota & Edgewood

At least 1 more volunteer needed.

Details

Direct runners across Edgewood, onto the bike path and turning right. Stop traffic as needed.

Morning 5k Course Marshal - Bike path intersection by train bridge.

At least 1 more volunteer needed.

Details

Stand at the triangle area of the bike path in between the train bridge and boat parking lot. Runners are turning left to go under the train bridge.

Morning 5k Course Marshal - Bike Path and train yard entrance

At least 1 more volunteer needed.

Details

Stand where the bike path crosses the entrance to the bike path near Railway St and Miles Ave. Runners cross the entrance and continue on the path towards the viaduct.

Morning 5k Course Marshal - Bike Path near viaduct

At least 1 more volunteer needed.

Details

Stand where the bike path meets the sidewalk over the viaduct. Direct runners to the left up and over the viaduct.

Morning 5k Course Marshal - Edgewood and Wisconsin

At least 1 more volunteer needed.

Details

Stand at the intersection of Edgewood and Wisconsin. Runners are heading north on the bike path. Stop traffic as needed.

Morning 5k Course Marshal - Skyles and Wisconsin

At least 1 more volunteer needed.

Details

Stand at the intersection of Sykles and Wisconsin. Runners are heading north on the bike path. Stop traffic as needed.

Morning 5k / 8Mile / Road Bike Course Marshal - LaBrie and Wisconsin High Priority

At least 2 more volunteers needed.

Details

Stand at the intersection of LaBrie and Wisconsin. Direct 5k, 8mile, and road bikers. Traffic on Wisconsin will need to be stopped. More instruction will be given prior to race day.

Morning 5k Course Marshal - Dakota and LaBrie

At least 1 more volunteer needed.

Details

Direct runners and bikers at the intersection of Dakota and LaBrie. Runners turn left onto Dakota, and Bikers turn right onto LaBrie on the way out, and left onto Dakota on the way in.

City Beach Area

Emcee

At least 1 more volunteer needed.

Details

This person will do a lot of talking! Announce participants as they cross transition areas and the finish line. Talk about past course records, announce awards, play music and keep the crowd informed.

Race Day Registration

June 30, 2018

Details

Help out race morning at registration at City Beach.

Kayak/Canoe Transition

At least 1 more volunteer needed.

Details

Help racers in and out of kayaks and canoes at City Beach.

City Beach Aid Station

At least 2 more volunteers needed.

Details

This volunteer will manage the aid station at City Beach, handing out water, Heed and energy food.

Water Support for Canoe and Kayak

Boat Support for Kayak

At least 1 more volunteer needed.

Details

This volunteer is in a motor boat on Whitefish lake monitoring the Kayak leg between City Beach and Houston Point and providing assistance to kayakers if needed.

Water Support for Canoe Leg

Minimum met, 1 volunteer spot remaining.

Details

This volunteer is in a kayak monitoring the Canoe leg from City Beach up and down Whitefish River to the culverts under 93, providing assistance as needed.

Afternoon 5k Course marshal

5k Course Marshal- last leg of GC

At least 6 more volunteers needed.

Details

Course marshals stand at key intersections of the route and make sure participants are heading the right direction. May need to stop traffic depending on location.

8 Mile Course Marshal

Bike Path Aid Station

At least 1 more volunteer needed.

Details

This volunteer will manage the aid station at the entrance to the bike path on East Lakeshore Drive, handing out water, Heed and energy food.

8 Mile/10k Run Course Marshal

At least 5 more volunteers needed.

Details

Course marshals stand at key intersections of the route and make sure participants are heading the right direction. May need to stop traffic depending on location.

Other Tasks

Road Bike Course Marshal

At least 3 more volunteers needed.

Details

Course marshals stand at key intersections of the route and make sure participants are heading the right direction. May need to stop traffic depending on location.

Road Bike Sweep

At least 1 more volunteer needed.

Details

Follow behind the last road biker to leave City Beach to the end of Del Ray Rd and back to Swift Creek. Wait there while the Mountain Bike Leg is done, and then follow the road biker back to City Beach. If possible, this person would have a truck to pickup the 'Runner on the Road' signs. Will tell volunteers along the course it is time to leave.