Hand out bibs and t-shirts to 5K participants who are already registered for the race and take registrations from those who have not yet registered. Three volunteers needed per shift.
Race Day Registration/Packet Pick-up
Race Day Registration volunteers will be processing registrations for those participants signing up for the 5K on the day of the event. Packet Pickup Volunteers will be handing out race packets that were not picked up before the day of the event. Once the race starts and registration is over and cleaned up we are requesting that you assist with handing out medals to the participants at the finish line. 10 volunteers needed, 7:00 a.m. check-in time.
We many volunteers registered for the Girls on the Run 5K! Your job is to welcome them all to the event and give them instructions on where to go and what to do. 5 volunteers needed, 6:30 AM check-in time.
Volunteers will help with 5K registration, assisting pre-registered runners and event day runners. Approximate arrival time 5:30 a.m. Time commitment is 4 to 5 hours. This volunteer opportunity is best suited for individuals over 18 years of age.
Course monitors are essential to the safety of the 5,000 participants on the course. Course monitors are responsible for making sure participants follow the course correctly and are protected from traffic and spectators. You will be the eyes and ears of the Race Director and may have to respond in the event of an injury or accident. But most important (and fun!) you will be cheering on and motivating the GOTR girls and other participants as they complete the 5K. It is your job to make lots of noise and cheer on our participants as they pass you. 50 to 75 volunteers needed, 8:00 a.m. check-in time.
Volunteers are responsible for hydrating our participants along the course. You will maintain a supply of small cups filled with water and hand them to runners and walkers as they pass. Of course, cheering on runners is always encouraged! 20 volunteers needed per aid station, 8:00 a.m. check-in time.
As a Hospitality Volunteer, you will assist with all of the refreshments provided to runners at the finish line. This will include slicing fruit and preparing other items before the race and then, ensuring that each runner gets refreshments after the race. Other responsibilities include re-stocking water and food as needed, keeping the area clean, ensuring participants keep moving through the line, and post-race clean-up. Supplies, such as hand sanitizer, gloves, knives & cutting boards, will be provided at the race. 25 volunteers needed, 8:00 a.m. check-in time.
As a Fun Zone Volunteer your role will be getting the GOTR girls pumped up and excited for the 5K. Face paint, colorful hair spray, crown-making materials, and Inspiration Station cards will be provided for you to help the girls get into the spirit. 50 volunteers needed, 7:00 a.m. check-in time.