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Run to the River


Sun October 21, 2018
Location: Richmond, VA US 23231 Directions
Type: Run or Run/Walk

On-Site Volunteer Coordinator

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

No volunteer spots remaining.

This volunteer task is full.

Details

Pre-race: as needed
Sunday, October 29: 7:30 AM - 10:30 AM

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

Stone Brewing & Company Store
4300 Williamsburg Ave
Richmond, VA US 23223

Course Marshal

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

At least 28 more volunteers needed.

Details

Sunday, October 29: 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Directing runners and keeping them safe along the route are the key responsibilities. Duties include a proper understanding of the course and helping keep runners and vehicles out of each others way. 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 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

Check in at:
Stone Brewing & Company Store
4300 Williamsburg Ave
Richmond, VA US 23223

Resources Needed

Safety Vest (to be picked up at Check-in & Returned to Finish Line) - 1

Post-Race Refreshments

You must be 10 or older to volunteer for this task.

At least 5 more volunteers needed.

Details

Sunday, October 29: 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

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

Stone Brewing & Company Store
4300 Williamsburg Ave
Richmond, VA US 23223

Water Stop

You must be 10 or older to volunteer for this task.

At least 8 more volunteers needed.

Details

Sunday, October 29: 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

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!

Standing for long periods of time is required.

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

Children who cannot be left unattended are discouraged for the position.

Location

Check in at:
Stone Brewing & Company Store
4300 Williamsburg Ave
Richmond, VA US 23223

Pre-Race Packet Pick-up/Registration

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

At least 2 more volunteers needed.

Details

Saturday, October 28, 4 - 7pm

Provide services for walk-up registration, bib number assignment/distribution, and T-shirt pick-up. Positive attitude is a MUST.

Your attendance is required for the duration of this task. Small children and animals requiring adult supervision are not permitted for this task.

Location

To be determined

Race Day Registration

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

At least 7 more volunteers needed.

Details

Sunday, October 29: 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM

Provide services for walk-up registration, bib number assignment/distribution, and T-shirt pick-up. Positive attitude is a MUST.

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

Race numbers & shirts can be picked up by another runner, only if they supply a copy of a photo id.

Your attendance is required for the duration of this task. Small children and animals requiring adult supervision are not permitted for this task.

Location

Stone Brewing & Company Store
4300 Williamsburg Ave
Richmond, VA US 23223

General Volunteer

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

At least 4 more volunteers needed.

Details

Sunday, October 29: General volunteers are asked to arrive no later than 8:00 AM.

Assignments may include Course Marshal, Water Station, 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.

Once you are able to check in at registration, you’ll be directed to a specific assignment that needs your attention.

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

Location

Check in at:
Stone Brewing & Company Store
4300 Williamsburg Ave
Richmond, VA US 23223

Resources Needed

Must have a safety vest to be picked up at Check in and returned to finish line - 1