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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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Advance Crew (4/13/2019 - 4/25/2019)

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.

Great job for those running on Sunday but still want to help.

Location

Along the race route

Course Marking Crew

At least 5 more volunteers needed.

Details

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

Great job for those running on Sunday but still want to help.

Location

Varies
Your Captain will contact you to set up specific date / time.

Setup - Expo - Thursday, April 25th, 2019

April 25, 2019

Details

Help hang signs and stage the expo.

Great job for those running on Sunday but still want to help.

Location

Savage Hall

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

Friday, April 26th, 2019

Setup - Expo - Friday

April 26, 2019

Details

Help hang signs and stage the expo.

Great job for those running on Sunday but still want to help.

Location

Savage Hall

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

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

Comfort Room Support - Friday

You must be 16 or older to volunteer for this task.

April 26, 2019

Details

The comfort room is used by Volunteers, Expo Vendors and Sponsors as a place to take a quick break, grab a bite to eat or get a drink. This task consists of monitoring the food & drinks and replenishing as needed, managing the trash and greeting the visitors.

Location

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

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 Hall

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

Registration & Packet Pickup - Friday

April 26, 2019

Details

Registration and packet pickup will be held at Savage Center on the Campus of the University of Toledo on Friday April 26th from 3:45-8:00 pm
Fun way to meet other runners.
Great job for those running on Sunday but still want to help.

Location

Savage Hall

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

Expo greeters - Friday

April 26, 2019

Details

Greet and direct visitors as they enter the expo.
Great job for those running on Sunday but still want to help.

Location

Savage Hall

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

Bib Look Up - Friday

April 26, 2019

Details

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

Location

Savage Hall

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

Saturday, April 27th, 2019

Expo Greeters - Saturday

April 27, 2019

Details

Greet and direct visitors as they enter the expo.

Location

Savage Hall

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

Bib Look Up - Saturday

April 27, 2019

Details

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

Location

Savage Hall

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

Registration & Packet Pickup - Saturday

April 27, 2019

Details

Registration and packet pickup will be held at Savage Center on the Campus of the University of Toledo on Saturday April 27th from 7:30-4:00 pm.
Fun way to meet other runners.

Location

Savage Hall

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

Lead biker - 5k

April 27, 2019

Details

Lead bikers for the lead female, male and wheelers for 5k race on Saturday. Must ride with committee for at least 3 preview rides to familiarize yourself with the course.

Location

Entire Course

Course Marshal - 5K

April 27, 2018

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 Saturday's 5K races only.

Location

Along the 5K route

Comfort Room Support - Saturday

April 27, 2019

Details

The comfort room is used by Volunteers, Expo Vendors and Sponsors as a place to take a quick break, grab a bite to eat or get a drink. This task consists of monitoring the food & drinks and replenishing as needed, managing the trash and greeting the visitors.

Location

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

Water Stop #1 - 5K

April 27, 2019

Details

Water Stop: See how quickly you can empty your table of water and Gatorade cups while your captain furiously tries to refill it. It helps to hold two cups in the palm of each hand with arms extended outward, calling out whether you have water or Gatorade. You may get wet and sticky.

Location

Approx. Mile: 1.4
Location: East Rocket Drive near the Rec Center parking lot (lot 18)

Water Stop #2 - 5K

April 27, 2019

Details

Water Stop: See how quickly you can empty your table of water and Gatorade cups while your captain furiously tries to refill it. It helps to hold two cups in the palm of each hand with arms extended outward, calling out whether you have water or Gatorade. You may get wet and sticky.

Location

Aprox. Mile: 1.7
Location: East Rocket Drive

Finish Line Medals - 5K

April 27, 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 for the 5K race.

Location

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

Massage Therapist- 5K

April 27, 2018

Details

Post race recovery massage. Time would be from 8:30 am until 11 am.

Location

Lot 10 on the Campus of the University of Toledo

5K Start Line Setup/Cleanup

April 27, 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 Marshal - Kids Races

April 27, 2019

Details

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

Location

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

Post Race Food - 5K

April 27, 2019

Details

Handing out food to runners in the food tent directly after the race.

Location

Lot 10 on the Campus of the University of Toledo

Beer Pouring - Saturday

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

April 27, 2019

Details

Post race beer pouring

Location

Lot 10 on the Campus of the University of Toledo

Green Team - Saturday

April 27, 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

Starting Line - Corral Checkers - half/full/relay

April 28, 2019

Details

Check participant BIB number and place into appropriate corrals.

Location

Secor Rd. Near the UT Law School

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.

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

Sunday, April 28th, 2019

Water Stop #1 - Starting Line Water - Goodwill

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

Water Stop #2 - Team Toledo

April 28, 2019

Details

Water Stop: See how quickly you can empty your table of water and Gatorade cups while your captain furiously tries to refill it. It helps to hold two cups in the palm of each hand with arms extended outward, calling out whether you have water or Gatorade. You may get wet and sticky.

Location

Aprox. MIle: 1.27
Location: Dorr @ Fairlawn (south entrance to UT Engineering)

Water Stop #3 -

April 28, 2019

Details

Water Stop: See how quickly you can empty your table of water and Gatorade cups while your captain furiously tries to refill it. It helps to hold two cups in the palm of each hand with arms extended outward, calling out whether you have water or Gatorade. You may get wet and sticky.

Location

Aprox. Mile: 2.75
Location: Bancroft (In front of St Francis)

Water Stop #4 - Owens Corning

April 28, 2019

Details

Water Stop: See how quickly you can empty your table of water and Gatorade cups while your captain furiously tries to refill it. It helps to hold two cups in the palm of each hand with arms extended outward, calling out whether you have water or Gatorade. You may get wet and sticky.

Location

Approx. Mile: 4
Location: Bancroft (In front of St Francis)

Water Stop #5 -

April 28, 2019

Details

Water Stop: See how quickly you can empty your table of water and Gatorade cups while your captain furiously tries to refill it. It helps to hold two cups in the palm of each hand with arms extended outward, calling out whether you have water or Gatorade. You may get wet and sticky.

Location

Approx. MIle: 5.9
Location: Manchester / Wicklow

Water Stop #6 -

April 28, 2019

Details

Water Stop: See how quickly you can empty your table of water and Gatorade cups while your captain furiously tries to refill it. It helps to hold two cups in the palm of each hand with arms extended outward, calling out whether you have water or Gatorade. You may get wet and sticky.

Location

Aprox. Mile: 7.5
Location: St Ursula

Water Stop #7 -

April 28, 2019

Details

Water Stop: See how quickly you can empty your table of water and Gatorade cups while your captain furiously tries to refill it. It helps to hold two cups in the palm of each hand with arms extended outward, calling out whether you have water or Gatorade. You may get wet and sticky.

Location

Aprox. Mile: 8.2
Location: Brookside at Falmouth

Water Stop #8 -

April 28, 2019

Details

Water Stop: See how quickly you can empty your table of water and Gatorade cups while your captain furiously tries to refill it. It helps to hold two cups in the palm of each hand with arms extended outward, calling out whether you have water or Gatorade. You may get wet and sticky.

Location

Aprox. Mile: 9.1
Location: Edgehill at Underhill Rd

Water Stop #9 -

April 28, 2019

Details

Water Stop: See how quickly you can empty your table of water and Gatorade cups while your captain furiously tries to refill it. It helps to hold two cups in the palm of each hand with arms extended outward, calling out whether you have water or Gatorade. You may get wet and sticky.

Location

Aprox. Mile: 10.8
Location: Wildwood Parking lot #1

Water Stop #10 -

April 28, 2019

Details

Water Stop: See how quickly you can empty your table of water and Gatorade cups while your captain furiously tries to refill it. It helps to hold two cups in the palm of each hand with arms extended outward, calling out whether you have water or Gatorade. You may get wet and sticky.

Location

Double Pass!
Location: West of Visitor Center, Wildwood Metro Park
Pass #1
Aprox. Mile: TBD
Pass #2
Aprox. Mile: 21.2

Water Stop #11 -

April 28, 2019

Details

Water Stop: See how quickly you can empty your table of water and Gatorade cups while your captain furiously tries to refill it. It helps to hold two cups in the palm of each hand with arms extended outward, calling out whether you have water or Gatorade. You may get wet and sticky.

Location

Aprox. Mile: 11.6
Location: McCord @ Bike Trail

Water Stop #12 -

April 28, 2019

Details

Water Stop: See how quickly you can empty your table of water and Gatorade cups while your captain furiously tries to refill it. It helps to hold two cups in the palm of each hand with arms extended outward, calling out whether you have water or Gatorade. You may get wet and sticky.

Location

Aprox. Mile: 15.5
Location: Cougar Lane Parking lot

Water Stop #13 - Josina Lott

April 28, 2019

Details

Water Stop: See how quickly you can empty your table of water and Gatorade cups while your captain furiously tries to refill it. It helps to hold two cups in the palm of each hand with arms extended outward, calling out whether you have water or Gatorade. You may get wet and sticky.

Location

Aprox Mile: 17.4
Location: S. Side of Sylvania at Vet Center

Water Stop #14 -

April 28, 2019

Details

Water Stop: See how quickly you can empty your table of water and Gatorade cups while your captain furiously tries to refill it. It helps to hold two cups in the palm of each hand with arms extended outward, calling out whether you have water or Gatorade. You may get wet and sticky.

Location

Aprox. Mile: 19.3
Location: Walker Funeral Home (Corey & Sylvania)

Water Stop #16 -

April 28, 2018

Details

Water Stop: See how quickly you can empty your table of water and Gatorade cups while your captain furiously tries to refill it. It helps to hold two cups in the palm of each hand with arms extended outward, calling out whether you have water or Gatorade. You may get wet and sticky.

Location

Aprox. Mile: 23.3
Location: Day Care -- Bancroft & UT Trail

Water Stop #17 -

April 28, 2019

Details

Water Stop: See how quickly you can empty your table of water and Gatorade cups while your captain furiously tries to refill it. It helps to hold two cups in the palm of each hand with arms extended outward, calling out whether you have water or Gatorade. You may get wet and sticky.

Location

Aprox. Mile: 23.8
Location: Richards Road & UP Trail

Water Stop #18-

April 28, 2018

Details

Water Stop: See how quickly you can empty your table of water and Gatorade cups while your captain furiously tries to refill it. It helps to hold two cups in the palm of each hand with arms extended outward, calling out whether you have water or Gatorade. You may get wet and sticky.

Location

Aprox. Mile: 25
Location: Visitor Center Parking Lot – UT Campus

Water Stop #19 -

April 28, 2019

Details

Water Stop: See how quickly you can empty your table of water and Gatorade cups while your captain furiously tries to refill it. It helps to hold two cups in the palm of each hand with arms extended outward, calling out whether you have water or Gatorade. You may get wet and sticky.

Location

Aprox. Mile: 10.7 (Half Marathon)
Location: St. Michael's of the Hills

Water Stop #21 -

April 28, 2019

Details

Water Stop: See how quickly you can empty your table of water and Gatorade cups while your captain furiously tries to refill it. It helps to hold two cups in the palm of each hand with arms extended outward, calling out whether you have water or Gatorade. You may get wet and sticky.

Location

Location: UT Parking Lot 10 - Finish

Registration & Packet Pickup - Sunday

April 28, 2019

Details

Registration and packet pickup will be held at Savage Center on the Campus of the University of Toledo on Friday April 26th from 3:45-8:00 pm
Fun way to meet other runners.

Location

Savage Hall

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

Lead biker - half/full/relay

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 both the 1/2 and full marathon. Must ride with committee for at least 3 preview rides to familiarize yourself with the course.

Location

Entire race course

Course Marshal - half/full/relay High Priority

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
Your Captain will supply detailed location at your Volunteer Meeting, 1-2 weeks before the race.

On Course Music/Entertainment - half/full/relay

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.

Sag Wagon Driver - half/full/relay

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

Location

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

Medical Support - on Bike (Mercy)

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

At least 9 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.

Location

Varies

Finish Line Medals - half/full/relay

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

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 for the 1/2 and Full Marathon.

Location

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

Finish Heat Sheets - half/full/relay

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 - half/full/relay

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

Massage Therapist- half/full/relay

April 28, 2019

Details

Post race recovery massage. Time would be from 8:30 am until 11:00 am..

Location

Lot 10 on the Campus of the University of Toledo

Post Race Beer Pouring - Sunday

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

April 28, 2019

Details

Post race beer pouring

Location

Lot 10 on the Campus of the University of Toledo

Post Race Food - half/full/relay

April 28, 2019

Details

Handing out food to runners in the food tent directly after the race.

Location

Lot 10 on the Campus of the University of Toledo

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.

Green Team - Sunday

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