Trail Race Volunteers - Puddle Jumper Classic

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Position description: 

Puddle Jumper Classic is our big event of the year with a 50k and a 25k run starting and finishing at Cliff Gilker Park. Don't worry; as a volunteer, you don't need to be a runner :)

You can commit to an hour, several hours or the whole day. We have multiple positions available and some can be done by the same person. All volunteers will get a free burger and drink (beer, cider or soft drink).

Positions include:

- Aid station attendants at one of 3 aid stations

- Marshals

- Package Pickup on Thursday June 6th at Kintec in North Vancouver and Friday June 7th at Pace Setters in Gibsons or Package Pickup and Check-in on the morning of the race

- Parking marshals

- Set-up and tear-down

- Timers

- Pre-sweeps/flaggers and sweeps

- Beer garden attendants (must have Serving it Right)

- BBQ attendants


Some trail running/mountain biking and/or racing experience an asset for flaggers, marshals, aid station attendant, and sweeps.

Must be able to be outdoors in all weather.

Must be able to take direction.

Volunteer skills: 
Role is suitable for: 
All Ages
How to apply: 
Email or sign up on Race Roster:
Contact person: 
Randi Johnsen
Contact phone: 
Other Volunteer Opportunities: 

Pre-sweep/Flagging (6am-8:30am) - mark the course

Set-up (7:30-8:30 am)

Race Registration (8-8.45am)

Aid Station (8:30-11am) attend the aid station, hand out water, snacks and high fives to race participants

Timers (8:30-11 am) Record the runners coming in

Trail sweeps (9.30-11.30am) Run/walk the trail circuit at the end of the race taking down flagging

Volunteer skills: 
Recreation and Sports
Volunteer Centre: 
Cause Tags: 
Sport & Recreation
Spread the word of the amazing trails on the Sunshine Coast and bring people together for fun on the trails whether just for fun or to challenge themselves.
Cause tags:
Position type:
Number of volunteers required:
Position start/end date:
8 Jun 2019
Time Committment:
2 Hours Total
Time of day:
Daytime, Weekend
Work location:
Cliff Gilker Park
2-1646 West 10th avenue
Roberts Creek, BC V0N2W1