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Gallop 4 the Greenways 4 Miler (Draft)


Sat May 12 2018
This Race is in Draft Mode
Location: Roanoke, VA US 24016 Directions
Type: Run Only, Walk Only

4 Miler Course Marshal - Start

May 12, 2018

Details

In the Start area on Wiley Drive at Riverside South;
For the Kids Race (5:00p.m.) - This person will help direct the kids and will be at the the .25 mile mark where the kids run turns off of Wiley and heads back to the finish on the Greenway.
For the 4 Miler (5:15p.m.) - This person is in the same place pointing runners from the 2 lane road to the one lane road heading to Smith Park.
At the same time being aware of any potential traffic coming off of Franklin Road.

4 Miler Course Marshal - Smith Park

May 12, 2018

Details

This person helps direct runner and walker participants.
Runners run past this point on Wiley, heading towards Wasena and then come back, taking a left onto the path around Smith Park (railroad track side).
In addition, walkers will be turning around at this point. They will have yellow bib numbers.

4 Miler Course Marshal - Green Goat

May 12, 2018

Details

This point is about a mile into the race. Runners come off of Wiley Drive, onto Winona Avenue, then 8th street and then onto Winchester Heading towards the West entrance into Wasena Park. The task here is to watch out for automobile traffic as racers pass the Green Goat. Paying particular attention to automobiles heading to the Green Goad, to Greenway access point, along with Green Goat patrons that park along Winchester wanting to arrive or leave.

4 Miler Course Marshal - Wasena

May 12, 2018

Details

Runners will be entering Wasena Park off of Winchester Avenue, crossing over the bridge into Vic Thomas Park (staying on the left side of the bridge), doing a clockwise loop of Vic Thomas Park (VTP), and then crossing the bridge back into Wasena (Staying on the left side of the bridge) and heading south on the Greenway.
Marshals are needed to;
direct runners off of Winchester into Wasena Park.
direct runners across the left side of the bridge heading into VTP.

4 Miler Course Marshal - Winchester

May 12, 2018

Details

The side roads coming into Winchester, leading to Wasena will be closed and barricaded (Permit states street closure as - Winona Avenue, all lanes, just east of 8TH Street). This person is there to check that the barricades are in place and that no auto traffic gets on the course during the race.

4 Miler Course Marshal - Vic Thomas

May 12, 2018

Details

This is a key area where 4 Mile runners cross the bridge into Vic Thomas Park (VTP), and then return across the bridge after doing a loop in VTP and then continuing north on the greenway towards Smith Park.
Marshals are needed to;
at the bridge to direct runners along the river side of the VTP greenway.
at the Memorial Entrance into VTP to direct runners along the high side of the VTP greenway.
at the bridge to direct runners across the left hand side of the bridge heading back to Wasena Park.

4 Miler Rabbit

May 12, 2018

Details

The Rabbit will lead the race by bicycle to warn other users of racers coming through.

Location

4 Mile Course, beginning to end

Adventure Triathlon Setup

May 11, 2018

Details

Set up the Adventure Triathlon course on Friday afternoon.

Adventure Triathlon Course Marshal - Vic Thomas 1

May 12, 2018

Details

The Course Marshal will assist runners in staying on course on the greenway and on the upper/shorter route at Vic Thomas Park just over the Wasena foot bridge.

Location

Located on the Vic Thomas Park side of the Wasena foot bridge.

Adventure Triathlon Course Marshal - Vic Thomas 2

May 12, 2018

Details

The Course Marshal will assist runners in staying on course on the greenway to turn left near Black Dog Salvage onto Memorial Bridge.

Location

Located on the Roanoke River Greenway near Black Dog Salvage and Memorial Avenue SW/13th Street SW.

Adventure Triathlon Course Marshal - Ghent Park

May 12, 2018

Details

The Course Marshal will assist runners in staying on course on the greenway from Memorial Bridge down the hill past Richardson-Wayland and under Memorial Bridge.

Location

Roanoke River Greenway at Ghent Park between Memorial Bridge and Richardson-Wayland.

Adventure Triathlon Course Marshal - Bridge Street Trailhead

May 12, 2018

Details

This is a key area where Adventure Triathlon runners turn around on the Roanoke River Greenway to head back to Memorial Bridge Park.
A Marshal is needed to check off that runners have completed the turn.
Time: 2:45 p.m. to 4 p.m. or until all runners have been checked off.

Location

558 Bridge Street, SW, Roanoke, VA 24015

Adventure Triathlon Transition Assistant - Memorial Bridge Park

May 12, 2018

Details

This is a key area where Adventure Triathlon runners transition to their watercraft or meet their paddling team member to start the next leg of the race.
A volunteer is needed to watch watercraft and provide water bottles to participants as needed.
Time: 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. or until all watercraft have been claimed.

Location

Memorial Bridge Park, 1410 Memorial Ave SW, Roanoke, VA 24016
Under the bridge near the Roanoke River

Adventure Triathlon Portage Helper - Wiley Drive

May 12, 2018

Details

Paddlers will need help getting out of the water at the Wiley Drive low water bridge at Route 220. Occasional pedestrian management to avoid conflicts may also be needed.
Time: 3 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. or until all paddlers have completed the portage.

Location

Wiley Drive low-water bridge between Smith Park and the Ramada Inn.

Adventure Triathlon Transition Assistant - The Bridges Put-In

May 12, 2018

Details

This is a key area where Adventure Triathlon paddlers transition to their bicycles or meet their bicycling team member to start the final leg of the race.
A volunteer is needed to watch bicycles and watercraft. Volunteers will also provide water bottles to participants as needed.
Time: 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. or until all watercraft have been claimed.

Location

Kayak Launch at Reserve, near Honeytree Learning Center
1814 South Jefferson Street, Roanoke, VA 24016

Adventure Triathlon Course Marshal - Honeytree Parking Lot

May 12, 2018

Details

The Course Marshal will help cyclists navigate the turn from the Honeytree Parking Lot left onto Old Jefferson Street SW at the beginning of the bicycle portion of the race.

Location

Located at the intersection of the Honeytree Parking Lot and South Jefferson Street SW.

Adventure Triathlon Course Marshal - Fishburn Parkway

May 12, 2018

Details

The Course Marshal will help cyclists navigate the turn biking up the mountain from the Fishburn Parkway to the Mill Mountain Spur and back down the mountain from the Mill Mountain Spur to Fishburn Parkway.

Location

Located near the intersection of the Fishburn Parkway and the Mill Mountain Spur on Mill Mountain.

Adventure Triathlon Course Marshal - Mill Mountain Star

May 12, 2018

Details

This is a key area where Adventure Triathlon bicyclists loop around the Mill Mountain Star parking lot to head back down Fishburn Parkway.
A Marshal is needed to check off that bicyclists have completed the loop.
Time: 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. or until all bicyclists have been checked off.

Location

Mill Mountain Star Parking Lot

Adventure Triathlon Rabbit for Bicycle Leg

May 12, 2018

Details

The Adventure Triathlon Rabbit will lead the bicycle leg of the race from The Bridges Kayak Launch to the finish line.

River's Edge - Floater

May 12, 2018

Details

Floaters are needed at River's Edge for miscellaneous tasks.

Location

River's Edge Sports Complex, North

After Party - ID Check/Sales

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

May 12, 2018

Details

Volunteers are needed to check IDs, put on wristbands and sell beer tickets in shifts.

Location

After Party at River's Edge North.

After Party - Beer Pourer

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

May 12, 2018

Details

Volunteers are needed to pour beer in shifts.

Location

After Party at River's Edge North.