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Mercy Health Glass City Marathon


Sat April 27 - Sun April 28, 2019
Location: Toledo, OH US 43606 Directions
Type: Run or Run/Walk

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Pre-Race & Expo

Registration & Packet Pickup

April 26, 2019

April 27, 2019

April 28, 2019

Details

Registration and packet pickup will be held at Savage Center on the Campus of the University of Toledo on Saturday April 27th.
Fun way to meet other runners.

Location

Savage Hall
2025 N Douglas Road
Toledo, OH 43606

Neighborhood Canvassing

April 20, 2019

Details

This is the week before the race. Hours are very flexible and all ages are welcome.

Canvassing houses along the race route with door hangers explaining the race times and possible traffic congestion.

Location

Along the race route

Expo greeters

April 26, 2019

April 27, 2019

Details

Greet and direct visitors as they enter the expo.

Location

Savage Hall
2025 N Douglas Road
Toledo, OH 43606

Bib Look Up

April 26, 2019

April 27, 2019

Details

Help runners look up their BIB number on a smart phone during the expo and packet pick up on Friday April 26th and Saturday April 27th.

Location

Savage Hall
2025 N Douglas Road
Toledo, OH 43606

Race Day On Race Route

On Course Music/Entertainment

At least 10 more volunteers needed.

Details

Hours are very flexible as well as location.
Any type of music welcome.

Location

Various locations along the race route.

Water Stop help

April 28, 2019

Details

Handing out water, Gatorade and other refreshments to runners along the race route. Ensure each station is recycling and composting items as requested.

Location

Various locations along the race route.

Lead biker -- Cycle Werks

You must be 18 or older to volunteer for this task.

April 28, 2019

Details

Lead bikers for the lead female, male and wheelers for all races. Must ride with committee for at least 3 preview rides to familiarize yourself with the course.

Location

Entire race course

Relay Exchange Point Staff

You must be 16-99 years old to volunteer for this task.

April 28, 2019

Details

You will work one of four relay exchange points by keeping the exchange chute clear of spectators. Also, you will ensure teams follow race rules and assist teams in finding each other.

Location

Four designated locations along the marathon route.

Medical Support - on Bike (Mercy)

You must be 18 or older to volunteer for this task.

At least 10 more volunteers needed.

Details

Provide medical support along the course. Trained first responders ride the course on bikes and provide medical help for minor issues and call in support for major emergencies.

On Course Clean-up (Maumee Valley Habitat for Humanity)

At least 45 more volunteers needed.

Details

Critical task - clean up course behind runners. This task involves walking and bending down.
Volunteers work in teams to clean up course shortly behind the race.

Course Marshal - 5K/half/full/relay High Priority

April 27, 2019

April 28, 2019

Details

Critical race day job of keeping runners on course and protected from traffic. Training and assistance will be provided for all volunteers in this much needed category. This is for sunday's races only.

Location

Along the half, full and relay route

Race Day Finish Area

Finish Line Medals

You must be 15 or older to volunteer for this task.

April 27, 2019

April 28, 2019

Details

This is a race day job and outside the entire time.
You will be handing runners their finisher medals at the finish line
--Mercy Health volunteers---

Location

The University of Toledo
1745 Stadium Dr.
Toledo, OH 43606

Post Race Food Saturday/Sunday

April 27, 2019

April 28, 2019

Details

Handing out food to runners in the food tent directly after the race.
--Great Lakes Collaborative for Autism--

Location

Lot 10 on the Campus of the University of Toledo

Beer Pouring - Saturday/Sunday

You must be 21 or older to volunteer for this task.

April 27, 2019

April 28, 2019

Details

Post race beer pouring

Location

Lot 10 on the Campus of the University of Toledo

Massage Therapist - 3D Wellness

April 27, 2019

April 28, 2019

Details

Post race recovery massage. Time would be from 8:30 am until 1pm.

Location

Lot 10 on the Campus of the University of Toledo

Post Race Clean-up -- Goodwill

At least 25 more volunteers needed.

Details

Clean up of equipment at the finish area post race from noon-3pm

Location

Lot 10 on the Campus of the University of Toledo

Green Team

April 27, 2019

April 28, 2019

Details

Help reduce our impact on the area during the race by recycling as much waste as possible. Meetings and specific training provided by the marathon green team.

Location

Along race route and in Lot 10

Finish Heat Sheets

April 28, 2019

Details

This is a race day job and outside the entire time.
You will be handing out heat sheets to runners in the finish chute.

Location

Lot 10 on the Campus of the University of Toledo

Finisher Mugs

April 27, 2019

April 28, 2019

Details

This is a race day job and outside the entire time.
You will be handing out finisher mugs to runners in the finish chute.

Location

Lot 10 on the Campus of the University of Toledo

Misc.

Kids Marathon, course marshal

April 27, 2019

Details

Help keep the kiddos stay on course and safe during the 3 kids races on Saturday April 27th.

Location

Savage Hall
2025 N Douglas Road
Toledo, OH 43606
UT Track

Setup

Setup - Finish Line High Priority

April 26, 2019

Details

Help setup the finish line area by hanging finisher medals.

Location

The University of Toledo
1745 Stadium Dr.
Toledo, OH 43606

Setup - Expo

April 25, 2019

April 26, 2019

Details

Help hang signs and stage the expo.

Location

Savage Arena

Setup - Hydration

April 26, 2019

Details

Help separate and load supplies for 19 water stops. Pre-race job, great task if you are running.

Location

Savage Arena

Start Line Setup/Cleanup

April 26, 2019

April 28, 2019

Details

Clean-up the starting line immediately following the start of the 5k. Items must be sorted for recycling, composting, donation and trash. Great job for those running on Sunday but still want to help.

Location

Stadium drive, near Lot 10 on the Campus of the University of Toledo.

Course Marking Crew

At least 6 more volunteers needed.

Details

Spray Paint turn arrows and mile markers along the route 1 week prior to race day.

5k

5k - water stop

At least 30 more volunteers needed.

Details

water stop along the 5k route - Saturday April 27th

Other Tasks

Starting Line - Corral Checkers

April 28, 2019

Details

Check participant BIB number and place into appropriate corrals.

Location

start line

Team Toledo - Water Stop

At least 25 more volunteers needed.

Details

Water stop for Team Toledo location.

Location

Exmoor and Exmoor right before Central Ave.

Owens Corning - water stop

At least 1 more volunteer needed.

Details

Owens Corning water stop

Starting Line water - Sunday 4/22

April 28, 2019

Details

Early water stop for the starting line, starts at 6am, done by 7:30am

Location

Secor Rd. Near the UT Law School

Sag Wagon Driver

You must be 21-100 years old to volunteer for this task.

At least 1 more volunteer needed.

Details

Drive a van around the course picking runners unable to finish.
Warm job - must be 21

Split Timer

At least 1 more volunteer needed.

Details

Calling out times to runners at the 30k mark. Watch the start then drive out to your location. 6am-12:30pm

Location

Starting line on Secor road then to 5701 W. Sylvania Ave Toledo, OH.