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Mercy Health Glass City Marathon


Sat April 21 - Sun April 22 2018
Location: Toledo, OH US 43606 Directions
Type: Run or Run/Walk

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Pre-Race & Expo

Registration & Packet Pickup

April 21, 2018

April 22, 2018

Details

Registration and packet pickup will be held at Savage Center on the Campus of the University of Toledo on Saturday April 21st
Fun way to meet other runners.

Location

Savage Hall
2025 N Douglas Road
Toledo, OH 43606

Neighborhood Canvassing (Josina Lott)

April 14, 2018

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

At least 2 more volunteers needed.

Details

Greet and direct visitors as they enter the expo.

Location

Savage Hall
2025 N Douglas Road
Toledo, OH 43606

Bib Look Up - GOTR

At least 1 more volunteer needed.

Details

Help runners look up their BIB number on a smart phone during the expo and packet pick up on Saturday April 21st.
Charity Task

Location

Savage Hall
2025 N Douglas Road
Toledo, OH 43606

Race Day On Race Route

Course Marshals High Priority

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

April 22, 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.

Location

Along the 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

At least 25 more volunteers needed.

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.

At least 1 more volunteer needed.

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

April 22, 2018

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 1 more volunteer 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 1 more volunteer 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.

Start Line Setup/Cleanup

April 21, 2018

April 22, 2018

Details

Clean-up the starting line immediately following the start of the 5k. Items must be sorted for recycling, composting, donation and trash.

Location

Bancroft

Starting Line - Corral Checkers

April 22, 2018

Details

Check participant BIB number and place into appropriate corrals.

Location

Bancroft, start line

Race Day Finish Area

Finish Line Medals (Mercy Health)

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

April 22, 2018

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 (Great Lakes Collaborative for Autism)

April 22, 2018

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

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

April 22, 2018

Details

Post race beer pouring

Location

Lot 10 on the Campus of the University of Toledo

Massage Therapist - 3D Wellness

At least 4 more volunteers needed.

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 10 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

At least 10 more volunteers needed.

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 - Liberty Center

April 22, 2018

Details

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

Location

Lot 10 on the Campus of the University of Toledo

Finisher Mugs -- Liberty Center

April 22, 2018

Details

This is a race day job and outside the entire time.
You will be 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 21, 2018

Details

Help keep the kiddos on course and safe during the 3 kids races on Saturday April 23
-charity task-

Location

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

Setup

Setup - Finish Line High Priority

April 21, 2018

Details

Help setup the finish line area by hanging finisher medals, signs, and staging water and heat sheets.

Setup - Expo

April 20, 2018

Details

Help hang signs and stage the expo. Ideal for youth groups and schools.

Location

Savage Arena

Setup - Hydration

April 20, 2018

This volunteer task is full.

Details

Help seperate and load supplies for 19 water stops.

Location

Savage Arena