VOLUNTEER FOR THE STRIDE 2017!


The Stride is a community event that brings together students, parents, teachers, staff and neighborhoods.  The focus is on health, wellness, community, and school spirit.  Our goal is to promote a healthy and active lifestyle along with building partnerships and
support for Littleton Public Schools.

Volunteer Stations

Cheerleaders Closed

Cleanup/Breakdown Closed

Course Marshal Closed

Early Packet Pickup Closed

Expo Support Closed

Finish Line Closed

Fitness Stations Closed

General Closed

Junior Course Marshal Closed

Kids Fun Run Course Marsha Closed

National Anthem Closed

Neighborhood Notification Closed

Post Stride Office Work Closed

Poster Distribution Closed

Registration Closed

Spanish Translation Closed

Spirit Team Closed

Water Station Closed

Please Volunteer!

Volunteers


Volunteers are vital to the success of The Stride.  We couldn't host this event without your help!

Grab a family member, friend, or co-worker and sign up today!  

Please check out the volunteer positions below and click "Volunteer Now!" to sign up for your preferred position.  We will be in touch with you via email as we get closer to race day.  Thank you for volunteering for The Stride!


Race Day Volunteers:

If you are volunteering on race day, please check in for your job at the time listed below at the RED VOLUNTEER TENT near the Littleton Museum at 6028 S. Gallup Street.  

Student groups – please check in with your supervisor, and your supervisor will check in your entire group.  Water station volunteers will meet at the time and location specified by their group supervisor.

Job Descriptions - Race Day (Sunday, October 30th)

 

Job Title

Start Time

End Time

Job Description

Cheerleader 

7:30AM 9:45AM

AHS, HHS & LHS Cheerleaders will cheer on participants at the start and finish lines.

Cleanup/Breakdown 

9:30AM 

10:45AM

Volunteers will help clean up the race and expo areas at the end of the event.

Course Marshal  7:35AM 9:45AM Volunteers will assist in directing participants to the appropriate course as well as directing spectators as to when/where to safely cross the course (at designated areas).  Those who are 18 and older may sign up for this position. (High school group volunteers, please register as a Jr Course Marshal.)
Expo Support  7:30AM 10:00AM Volunteers will set up and distribute food and beverages to participants at the end of the race in the Expo area.
Finish Line  8:00AM  9:45AM Volunteers will do one or more of the following jobs: Encourage participants across the finish line; maintain and pass out water to runners; assist with timing/scoring
Fitness Stations  7:30AM 10:30AM Assigned student group only.  Volunteers will help with fitness stations in the Expo area.
General Varies  Varies  Volunteers will be assigned to various positions on or before race day.
Jr Course Marshal 7:35AM  9:45AM Volunteers will guide and cheer on participants along the race course.  Volunteers will be placed in small groups and will stand in key locations throughout the course.
Kids Fun Run Course Marshal 8:45AM 10:00AM Volunteers will assist in directing participants around the Kids Fun Run course. The Kids Fun Run begins at 9:30 am.
National Anthem   7:30AM 8:40AM Assigned student group only. Volunteers will sing the National Anthem before the start of the 10K and 5K races.
Registration  6:15AM 9:30AM Volunteers will assist in the registration process including set up and the distribution of T-shirts and bib numbers to those who are registering on the day of the event. Volunteers will also distribute race materials to participants that have pre-registered.
Water Station  7:30AM 9:45AM Assigned student groups only.  Volunteers will set up and maintain the course water stations for distribution to participants throughout the race.  Volunteers will need to be in place at the water stations no later than 7:30 am.

Job Descriptions - Pre-Race Day

Job Title

Start Time

End Time

Job Description

Early Packet Pick-up Friday , October 27

7:00AM

7:30PM Volunteers will greet participants and hand out race packets at Littleton Adventist Hospital.  Shifts are from 7:00 am - 9:30 am, 9:00 am - 11:30 am, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm, 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm, 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm, and 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm.


Neighborhood Notification

prior to
race day

 

Assigned student group only. Volunteers will walk the entire 5K and 10K course to distribute letters to each house on the front door. Volunteers will work in pairs. Letters will need to be distributed by Friday, October 20th.


Poster Distribution

prior to
race day

 

Assigned student group only. Volunteers will ask Littleton merchants to display posters in store windows. Volunteers will work in pairs.  Posters will need to be distributed by Friday, September 22nd.

 

     

Event Schedule

  • October 29 8:00 AM MDT - Race Start

Contact Information

Event Location

6028 S Gallup St, Littleton, CO, United States

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