RRRC Frostbite 15K

Sun January 20, 2019 Richmond, VA US 23220 Directions

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Course Support Volunteers

Course Marshal

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

At least 26 more volunteers needed.

Details

SUNDAY, January 20
Arrive by 7:45 am to sign the volunteer check-in sheet and receive your location assignment.

Duties include directing runners and keeping them safe along the route are the key responsibilities. A proper understanding of the course and being able to stop pedestrian and/or vehicular traffic while runners cross. Being confident and being loud (if necessary) are pluses.

You also are a key player in keeping the excitement and momentum going on course. Feel free to act crazy, scream, cheer, laugh — anything to bring out a smile on our runners faces!

MUST WEAR A SAFETY VEST (provided by RRRC at check-in)! Standing for long periods of time is required.

This assignment is outdoors. You need to be prepared for the weather on race day & bring your own hydration, snacks and sun screen.

Location

Amelia Street School
1821 Amelia Street
Richmond, VA US 23220

Resources Needed

Cold Weather Gear - 1+

Water Stations

You must be 12 or older to volunteer for this task.

At least 18 more volunteers needed.

Details

SUNDAY, January 20
Arrive by 7:45 am to sign the volunteer check-in sheet and receive your location assignment.

At the water stop, you are responsible for setting up and filling cups, distributing water to runners while cheering them on, picking up discarded cups and cleaning up area after all participants have passed.

You also are a key player in cheering on and putting a smile on our runners faces!

This assignment is outdoors. You need to be prepared for the weather on race day.

Location

Amelia Street School
1821 Amelia Street
Richmond, VA US 23220

Resources Needed

Cold Weather Gear - 1+

Truck Assistant

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

At least 1 more volunteer needed.

Details

SUNDAY, January 20
Arrive by 7:30 am to sign the volunteer check-in sheet and meet the RRRC truck.

Assists the driver of the RRRC truck in setting up and taking down the event, from the start/finish line to the cones and water stations along the course.

Must be able to lift 50 lbs. Walking is required. This assignment is outdoors. You need to be prepared for the weather on race day.

Location

Amelia Street School
1821 Amelia Street
Richmond, VA US 23220

Resources Needed

Must be able to lift 50lbs - 1+

Finish Line

You must be 12 or older to volunteer for this task.

At least 2 more volunteers needed.

Details

SUNDAY, January 20
Arrive by 8:30 am, sign the volunteer check-in sheet and meet the RRRC truck/finish line staff.

Work at the direction of the race director and timer. Assist with timing (manual and/or digital) and set-up/break-down of finish line equipment. Some lifting is required.

You also have a key role in cheering on our runners as they finish their race! You may get to "bestow" medals on finishers (younger children may help with this task).

This assignment is outdoors. You need to be prepared for the weather on race day.

Location

Amelia Street School
1821 Amelia Street
Richmond, VA US 23220

Resources Needed

Cold Weather Gear - 1+

Lead Bicycle

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

At least 1 more volunteer needed.

Details

SUNDAY, January 20
Arrive at 7:45 am, check-in with the volunteer coordinator, and receive your instructions. Sign the volunteer check-in sheet and get instructions.

Cyclist will need to ride the course before the start of the race, and then will lead the first runners.
Cyclist must know the race course.
Must have own bicycle and helmet.

Assignment is outdoors. You need to be prepared for the weather on race day.

Location

Amelia Street School
1821 Amelia Street
Richmond, VA US 23220

Registration/Check-In Volunteers

Pre-Race Registration/Check-In

You must be 12 or older to volunteer for this task.

January 19, 2019

This volunteer task is full.

Details

SATURDAY, January 19
Arrive 15 minutes before your scheduled time slot to assist with set-up/transition. Sign the volunteer check-in sheet!

Provide services for walk-up registration, bib number assignment/distribution, and giveaway pick up. Positive attitudes a MUST.

Location

Road Runner Running Store
3002 W Cary Street
Richmond, VA 23221

Race Day Registration/Check-In

You must be 12 or older to volunteer for this task.

Minimum met, 3 volunteer spots remaining.

Details

SUNDAY, January 20
Please arrive by 7:00 am to assist with set-up. Sign the volunteer check-in sheet.

Provide services for walk-up registration, bib number assignment/distribution, and giveaway pick-up. Positive attitudes a MUST.

Location

Amelia Street School
1821 Amelia Street
Richmond, VA US 23220

Coordinators

Race Day Volunteer Coordinator

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

At least 1 more volunteer needed.

Details

SUNDAY, January 20
Arrive at 7:30 am, check-in and coordinate with the race directors.

Work at the direction of the race director to coordinate all volunteer activities for the race. Duties include ensuring that key volunteer positions are filled in advance of the race and on race day and that volunteers have the guidance and resources they need to fulfill their duties.

This assignment is outdoors. You need to be prepared for the weather on race day.

Location

Amelia Street School
1821 Amelia Street
Richmond, VA US 23220

Course Marshal Coordinator

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

No volunteer spots remaining.

This volunteer task is full.

Details

SUNDAY, January 20
Arrive at 7:30 am, check-in and coordinate with the race directors.

Work at the direction of the race director to coordinate placement of all course marshals for the race. Duties include ensuring that key course locations are covered and that course marshals know their responsibilities.

This assignment is outdoors. You need to be prepared for the weather on race day.

Location

Amelia Street School
1821 Amelia Street
Richmond, VA US 23220

Other Volunteers

Post Race Food

You must be 12 or older to volunteer for this task.

At least 4 more volunteers needed.

Details

SUNDAY, January 20
Arrive by 7:45 am to assist with set-up & to sign the volunteer check-in sheet.

Duties include setting up/breaking down the post-race food station, cutting bananas and bagels, distributing food to event participants upon completion of the race, and making sure that spectators are not partaking in the post race food.

This assignment is outdoors. You need to be prepared for the weather on race day.

Location

Amelia Street School
1821 Amelia Street
Richmond, VA US 23220

Photographer

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

At least 1 more volunteer needed.

Details

SUNDAY, January 20
Arrive at 8:00 am, check-in with the volunteer coordinator, and receive your instructions.

Responsible for using RRRC camera to capture photos at registration, start/finish and along the event course.

MUST WEAR A SAFETY VEST (provided by RRRC at check-in)!

This assignment is outdoors. You need to be prepared for the weather on race day.

Location

Amelia Street School
1821 Amelia Street
Richmond, VA US 23220

General Volunteers

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

At least 10 more volunteers needed.

Details

SUNDAY, January 20
Arrive by 7:45 am to sign the volunteer check-in sheet and receive your location assignment.

Assignments may include Course Marshal, Water Stop, Finish Line, Registration, or general set-up or breakdown.

All assignments are outdoors. You need to be prepared for the weather on race day. This position is not appropriate for a volunteer with small children or pets, who need supervision.

You may receive an email a few days in advance of the event with additional assignment details.

Location

Amelia Street School
1821 Amelia Street
Richmond, VA US 23220

Resources Needed

Cold Weather Gear - 1+

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