Interested in helping guide participants along the 2019 Blue Shoe Run route as a course marshal? Or, do you feel like putting your creative juices to work in our interactive kids zone? Sign up to be a Blue Shoe Run for Prostate Cancer volunteer! We have dozens of opportunities available on September 7th as well as several other volunteer needs during the week leading up to the race.
Race Registration (6:15am-9am)
Responsiblities: Assist with registration, including distributing t-shirts, race bibs and in-honor of bibs.
Parking (Lots H & I) - Two people at each lot (6:30am-11am)
Responsiblities: Direct parking for registrants and guests. Direct guests to the registration tent and the team meeting section in Lot I. Parking is in Sports Authority Field, Lots H and I. (2 volunteers, each lot).
Post-Race Food & Drinks Station (6am-7:30am)
Responsiblities: Set up food and beverages in the Food tent.
Post-Race Food & Drinks Station (7:30am-11am)
Responsibities: Distribute food and beverages to participants as well as tear down the food area at the end of the post-race party.
Post-Race Food & Drinks Station Clean up (11am-11:30am)
Responsibities: Disassemble the food & serving supplies and place in storage area.
Responsiblities: Assist participants at the coffee station and keep the area tidy. Urns of hot beverages are supplied by a vendor.
Silent Auction (6am-12pm)
Responsiblities: Carry and lift silent auction items, answer questions about items, close the bid sheets at 10:00am and distribute the items to winners and assist in tear down post party.
Family Start Line (6:45am-9:30am)
Responsiblities: After the 5K runner/walkers start, the volunteers will assist with organizing the family walkers at their start line.
Course Water Station (6:45-10am)
Responsiblities: Set up and maintain the course water stations for distribution to participants. Please note, your location will be assigned upon check-in on event day.
Course Marshalls (6:15am-10am)
Responsiblities: Assist in directing participants to the appropriate course as well as direct spectators as to when/where to safely cross the course (at designated areas).
Kids Zone (7am-12pm)
Responsiblities: Assist in kids zone area with games, arts and crafts, drinks and entertainment.
Finish Line Water (7am-12pm)
Responsiblities: Distribute water to participants as they cross the finish line.
Finish Line (7:15am-12pm)
Responsiblities: Volunteers will encourage participants across the finish line, maintain and pass out water and/or assist with timing/scoring. One of these activities will be assigned to volunteers upon check-in on race day.
Beer Tent (7:30am-12pm)
Responsibilites: Assist the beer vendor with distribution, checking ID's and ensuring safety of participants.